National Gender Specialist for the Scope Project
Fawzia Khondker is the National Gender Specialist for the Scope Project, funded by Canadia International Development Agency (CIDA). Ms. Khondker has two decades of experience in conducting participatory and sustainable development processes. She has worked with OXFAM, WFP, the European Commission, UNDP's Police Reform Program, the Government of Bangladesh, and PROSHIKA, a national NGO. Ms. Khondker received her M.A from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. She also received a Diploma in “Women Mean Business” from Durham University, UK. Her special interests are managing gender focused development programs, gender and development training, and issues relating all forms of violence against women and female children.