Rubab is a Communications professional with over 3 years of experience in building and strengthening brands. He is currently working as a Senior Communications Strategist for the Programmes and Enterprise Communications team in BRAC; as a thought leader for content and design. Prior to this, Rubab used to be the communications portfolio lead of the BRAC Education Programme. He has graduated from BRAC University with a Bachelor’s in Economics. His strengths lie within strategy, design, and innovation.
As vaccinations are distributed globally and schools closed for months start planning to open, questions are being raised about what changes we need to our education system in a post-pandemic world. We have a unique chance to shape our curriculum and teaching and learning methods now for when we reopen, and climate change, diversity and gender equality are challenges that should be high on that priority list. Three schools in Bangladesh were globally recognised for their work in these areas in 2019; this blog takes a closer look at them.
June marks nine months since the creation of a special place in the world’s biggest refugee camp. A place where, amidst the congested shelters, women can access counselling, participate in learning and find peace - in a beautiful, natural, artistic space. The Beyond Survival project in Cox’s Bazar, spearheaded by architect Rizvi Hassan, is a place to thrive.