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Ajay Dutta's picture
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My name is Ajay Dutta and I am a Senior Research Scholar in Department of computer science and Applications at Panjab University, India. My research areas e-Governance and open data application development.
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Andrew Jia Yi Kam's picture
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Associate Professor and Senior Research fellow at the Institute of Malaysian and International Studies, the National University of Malaysia. Graduated First Class in Bsc. Economics specializing in Econometrics at the National University of Malaysia, Msc. Economics from Warwick University, United Kingdom and PhD from the Australian National University (ANU). A recipient of the Chevening Scholarship in 2005, Australian Endeavour Postgraduate in 2008 and the 2014-2015 Malaysian Fulbright Scholar Program. Research interests include international trade, industrialization, productivity and economic growth. Currently a member of the Malaysia National Committee for Pacific and Economic Cooperation (MANCPEC) and a consultant for the Malaysia Productivity Corporation (MPC) and UN ESCAP on Non-Tariff Measure issues.
Raza Ullah's picture
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Raza Ullah is Assistant Professor at the Department of Management Sciences, Islamia College University Peshawar and President of policy research think tank Alternate Solutions Institute. He obtained Ph.D. from the Institute of Management Studies, University of Peshawar, Master in Business and IT and BSc from the University of Peshawar. Raza completed his doctoral dissertation on the work of Hernando De Soto’s property rights and International Property Rights Index (IPRI) as a measure for the alleviation of poverty in Pakistan. He has organized and presented at national, international conferences and workshops. He is also associated with different societies and a member of Quality and Productivity Society of Pakistan, American Institute of Pakistan Studies, System Dynamics MIT USA's Pakistan chapter. Raza is an adjunct research scholar at the Policy Research Institute of Market Economy (PRIME) Islamabad. He is an alumni of Atlas Leadership Academy USA and got Think Tank MBA from the same institute in 2015. Raza is a reviewer and on the editorial board of many journals and boards of different research bodies and organizations. Besides the academic and research activities, he has a work experience in the corporate sector as well. His research work focuses on participatory organizational practices and application of quality philosophy in decision making. He has authored "Power Sector Reforms: State Incentives or Market Rules" a comparative study on electricity distribution companies, and "Better Policy- Making: Methodological perspectives for policymakers". He has an interest in poverty reduction, property rights, participatory practices in the organization, quality management, System Dyamics and entrepreneurship.
Errol Finkelstein's picture
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Long term nature conservationist and development economist. Former Deloitte's Chartered Accountant and SAB Miller GM. Member or participant in multiple socio-economic forums over the years. Currently chair of: Garden Route Biosphere Reserve, South Africa Western Cape Biosphere Reserve Forum (5 Biospheres), South Africa Keurbooms Estuary Advisory Forum Bitou River Bylaw Advisory Committee See: http://errol.finkelstein.pro/
Rashila Ramli's picture
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Dr. Rashila Ramli is Principal Fellow, Professor of Political Science and Director at the Institute of Malaysian and International Studies (IKMAS,) Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. Her areas of specialization are Political Development, Gender and Politics, and Human Security. Her current research is on ASEAN Integration, the Governance of the South China Sea, and Promoting Social Inclusion through Public Policies. Two selected publications are: Human Security in Archipelagic Southeast Asia, 2015 (with Sity Daud and Zarina Othman), and Social Constructivism and Malaysia’s International Relations. Akademika Vol 8 No. 1. 39-51 2011 (with Nor Azizan Idris dan Zarina Othman). Her professional engagement includes, among others, as President, Malaysian Social Science Association (PSSM), member of the Council of Security Cooperation in Asia Pacific (CSCAP) Malaysia, and Asst. Sec-General, National Council for Women Organizations (NCWO).
YOGESH KUMAR's picture
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Yogesh Kumar is a Post Graduate Teacher in Biology and serving in Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti an autonomous organization under Ministry of Human Resource Development Govt. of India. Previously, Yogesh Kumar worked as Lecturer in Education in an Education College. He Mastered from Kurukshetra University India in Botany and Education. He is also Diploma Holder in Guidance & Counseling and action research from NCERT, INDIA. He has also successfully completed MOOC in learning Assessment and participated in e-seminar on Transforming Teacher Education to Improve Learning Outcomes from IIEP UNESCO. He has also participated in various MOOC’s organized by UNITAR and WORLD BANK. He is also Certified Innovative Educator and MIE Trainer of Microsoft and Adobe Certified Expert and Instructor.
Berhane Yohannes's picture
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“VATER SEIN IN DER SCHWEIZ” is A leading Swiss immigrant relief agency. Through our consultation, training and support projects, we provide assistance to hundreds of newcomers to Switzerland each year. We are four men and a woman from four different countries. “Vater sein in der Schweiz” was founded in 2009 as an association. The association has program advice: technical support, coaching, and assistance to help individuals and organizations.
onaje muid's picture
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Onaje Muid for over thirty years has been active in the human rights community. His involvements include a delegate to the Regional Meeting in Geneva for the Decade for the purpose to secure human rights for his national minority. He was re-instated as the NGO representative for IHRAAM, first serving in that position in the 1990’s. HIs recent interventions, on behalf of IHRAAM, include testifying before the United Nation's Working Group of Experts on African People of African Descent (UN WGEPAD); Mr. Muid is co-founder of United Nations Human Rights Committee – Subcommittee to Eliminate Racism ; he was a participant in the United Nations Social Work Day on April 4th ; and member of the National Association of Black Social Workers -International Committee. He is a founding member of the National Human Rights Cities Alliance and member to the national conference committee for the USHRN, December 2017 in Atlanta.
Dean Dudley's picture
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Dean is 2012 Churchill Fellow and was an Expert Consultant on the Quality Physical Education Guidelines for Policymakers published by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 2015 and the UNESCO MINEPS VI in 2017. He teaches in the Health and Physical Education disciplines for pre-service teachers. Dean's research is currently focused on the assessment and reporting of physical education and the development of policy and learning outcomes pertaining to physical literacy. He is also a researcher of evidence-based approaches to health and physical education that yield large learning effects in the cognitive, affective and psychomotor learning domains. Dean's recent work has been to investigate contribution schools and education make toward the health and learning of school-aged youth.

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