Received Sylff fellowship in 2018.
FR: Ruhr University Bochum (Germany)
TO: The Chittagong Hill Tracts (Bangladesh)
Academic supervisor: Prof. Dr. Eva Gerharz, corresponding member in the Institute of Development Research and Development Policy (IEE) and Professor in Hochschule Fulda, University of Applied Science, Germnay.
Academic achievements, social engagement initiatives:
i. Sylff fellowship of the Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research: since 01/2018 to June 2019.
ii. Australia Awards Scholarship: 2014-2015. Engaging with development, displacement and conflict transformation practitioner and academics to foster the marginalised peoples’ lives in developing countries through exchanging experience, knowledge, expertise and networking.
Prior to stating PhD studies with focusing on forced migration, displacement, borderland, social change, land grabbing, conflict and identity, I was a development professional over eight years of in the areas of community empowerment, participatory action research and conflict transformation with borderland ethnics in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) of Bangladesh. http://www.linkedin.com/in/u-k-mong-marma-5a542037/
To contact this fellow, email the Sylff Association at sylff[a]tkfd.or.jp (replace [a] with @).