A.S.M. Mostafizur Rahman (Meah Mostafiz)
|Room:||SAI R 415|
|Tel.:||+49 6221 54-8920|
PositionSenior Research Assistant and PhD Candidate
Current research involvementGlobal Governance - "Rethinking Stakeholder Participation: India - Bangladesh Comparative Case Study"
Research Fields / InterestsInternational relations, comparative politics, governance, development and Peace.
- Since winter term 2016/2017: PhD-Candidate at the Department of Political Science, Heidelberg University, South Asia Institute-SAI.
- 2012- 2014: MA in Peace and Conflict Studies (with 'excellent' grade), European Peace University, Stadtschlaining, Austria.
Title of MA thesis - "The Contribution of Development Aid to Peace Building - A Case Study of Swedish Aid".
Conferences and WorkshopsOctober 2015:
Participation and Presentation, Ph.D. course entitled: "Governing the Asian Giants; Poverty Reduction and Sustainable Development in China and India" at SUM/Oslo Academy of Global Governance, Oslo University.
Participation and Presentation, South Asian Research Conference, at Lund University/SASNET, Sweden
Participation and Presentation, International Conference, at Lund University Sweden/SASNET Sweden.
Grants and AwardsEuropean Peace University - EPU Austria, MA scholarship. 2012-2014.
Dutch government fellowship - Radio Netherlands Training Centre
International Course Journalism & Good Governance - International Certificate Course - January to April 2010
Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency - SIDA fellowship - Kalmar University/FOJO Media School - International Diploma in Journalism & Democracy - May/June 2009
Employment2010 (October) - 2011(March): Public Affairs Intern, International Criminal Court-ICC, The Hague, Netherlands
2011 (April) - 2012 (January): Volunteer, American Red Cross, NC, USA
2004 - 2010 - TV Journalist, Channel-i News, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
Mostafiz, Meah. 2016. "Development Aid and Positive Peace". https://goo.gl/1yXgjY
Mostafiz, Meah. 2015. " Rural India: Sustainable Development, from Poverty to Empowerment". SUM Research School, Oslo University, Norway.
Mostafiz, Meah. 2015. "Killings and Torture on the Bangladesh-India Border, Impacts and Their Effect on the youth of Bangladesh: a Discourse on Structural Transformation of India - Bangladesh Border Relations'. SASNET/Lund University, Sweden.
Mostafiz, Meah. 2014. "The rise of Hefazat-e-Islam Bangladesh and Women empowerment". Lund University/ SASNET - Nordic Institute of Asian Studies (NIAS) at Copenhagen University.
Mostafiz, Meah. 2013."Syrian Conflict; Dilemmas and Challenges in Peaceful Settlement". Published on Social Science Research Network, NY, USA. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2466111
Mostafiz, Meah. 2013. "Climate Induced Conflict in Bangladesh". https://www.academia.edu/11870649/Climate_Induced_Conflict_in_Bangladesh
Mostafiz, Meah. 2015. "Peace Journalism - A Global Debate." https://www.transcend.org/tms/2015/07/peace-journalism-a-global-debate/
Mostafiz, Meah. 2014. "Post conflict state building: Rwanda a case study". https://www.academia.edu/21399380/Post_Conflict_State_Building_In_Rwanda_And_The_Question_Of_Lasting_Peace
Mostafiz, Meah. "Discrimination against women in Bangladesh" . 2015. Social Science Research Network,NY USA, https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2653303