Department of Law
Ms. Ferdousi Begum.  Lecturer
Name :
Ms. Ferdousi Begum.
Employee ID
710000660
Designation
Lecturer  
Department
Department of Law
Faculty
Faculty of Humanities & Social Science
Personal Webpage
http://faculty.daffodilvarsity.edu.bd/profile/law/ferdousi.html
E-mail
ferdousi@daffodilvarsity.edu.bd
Phone
Cell-Phone
+8801839789058/ +8801913741625
  • Master of Laws (LLM, 2016-2018) in International Law, Faculty of Legal Studies, South Asian University (an Institution of SAARC), New Delhi, India.
  • Master of Laws (LLM, 2010) in International Commercial Law, Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB, 2004-2008), Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Post Graduation Diploma Course in Research Methodology (2016), Institute of Education and Research, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Post Graduation Diploma Course in Genocide Studies (2015), Centre for Genocide Studies, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Certificate Course in Genocide Studies (2015), Liberation War Museum, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

 

a) Training Programs and Workshops Attended 

  • Participant of a daylong workshop on 'Legal Research and Writing' conducted by Nicole Janisiewicz, Legal Advisor of Asia Justice and Rights (AJAR) and the Former Member of the Prosecution Team of ICTY on April 3, 2019organized by the Centre for Study of Genocide and Justice (CSGJ), Liberation War Museum (LWM), Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Regional Workshop on “Shared Waterscapes and Hydro-Diplomacy in South Asia” Organized by South Asian University, University of Dhaka, Asia Foundation and IUCN-India held at New Delhi, India, from Jan 5 – 8, 2018.
  • Youth Scholars Workshop on “South Asia and International Law” held on 1-2 February 2017 Organized by the Faculty of Legal Studies, South Asian University, New Delhi, India.
  • Training Course on “Research Methodology” from the Centre for Advanced Research in Social Science, University of Dhaka, held from 12 to 16 March, 2016.
  • Certificate Course on “Genocide Studies” Organized by the Liberation War Museum, Dhaka, Bangladesh in 2015.

 

b) Public Lecture Attended

  • Participant of a public lecture titled “Prosecuting Genocide: Lessons from the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY)” conducted by Nicole Janisiewicz, Legal Advisor of Asia Justice and Rights (AJAR) and the Former Member of the Prosecution Team of ICTY on March 25, 2019organized by the Centre for Study of Genocide and Justice (CSGJ), Liberation War Museum (LWM), Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Participant of 1st ELCOP Signature Lecture on “Bangladesh Genocide 1971: International Recognition” on April 20, 2019 organized by the Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP).
  • Participant of a distinguish lecture titled “South Asian Jurisprudence: A New Perspective” by Professor Dr. Yubaraj Sangroula (Executive Director, Kathmundu School of Law, Purbanchal University, Nepal)held on March 23, 2019 organized by the School of Law, BRAC University.

 

c) Book Discussion Attended

  • Attended as a participant of the discussion program of the book by Professor Dr. M Rafiqul Islam on ICT- BD titled “National Trials of International Crimes in Bangladesh: Transitional Justice as Reflected in Judgments” where Professor Dr. M Rafiqul Islam (Macquarie University, Australia) conducted the discussion which is organized on March 04, 2019, at the Conference Room of the Centre for Genocide Studies (CGS), University of Dhaka.

d) Symposium Attended

  • Participant of the Symposium titled “Prosecution for Violation of Human Rights: The Rohingya Crisis in Context” organized by the Bangladesh Institute of Law and International Affairs (BILIA), held on 19 January, 2019.

e) National and International Seminars Attended

  • Participant of an International Seminar titled “Intellectual Politics in Contemporary South Asia: Prospects and Possibilities” organized by the Centre for Advanced Theories (CAT), University of Liberal Arts of Bangladesh (ULAB) held on 27 March, 2019.
  • Participant of an International Seminar titled “Sociology and Anthropology of South Asia: History and prospects of Collaboration Beyond Borders” where the discussants were Sasanka Perara, Ravi Kumar and Dev N Pathak (South Asian University, New Delhi, India) organized by the Department of Sociology and Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Dhaka held on 27 March, 2019.
  • Attended as a Rapporteur in the regional Conference titled “2020 Review of the Human Rights Treaty Bodies System: Regional Expert Consultation for Asia”, organized by the Faculty of Legal Studies, South Asian University (SAU), Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights, and Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative, on 13-14 October, 2017.
  • Attended as a Rapporteur in the ‘Young Scholars Workshop on South Asia and International Law’ organized by the Faculty of Legal Studies, South Asian University, New Delhi, India on 1-2 February, 2017.
  • Participant of the International Conference titled ‘AsianSIL Regional Conference, 2014’ organized by the Bangladesh Chapter of the Asian Society of International Law at Ruposhi Bangla Hotel, Dhaka, on 23 – 24 August, 2014.
  • Participant in the Seminar titled "India-US Trade Relations" by Ms Dawn Shackleford, Deputy Assistant, United States Trade Representative (USTR) Washington DC, USA, held in FSI Hall, organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India on 29 July, 2016.
  • Participant of a daylong Seminar titled "South Asian Diaspora and Emerging Legal Challenges", by Hon'ble Justice B.S. Chauhan (Chairman Law Commission of India), held in FSI Hall, organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India on 20 September, 2016.  
  • Participant in the Seminar titled "Dealing with Sentencing Disparity: South Asian Approaches in a Global Perspective" By Dr. Mrinal Satish, Associate Professor, National Law University, Delhi, held at FSI Hall, organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India on 22 September, 2016. 
  • Attended as a Volunteer in the Seminar titled"4th Advanced International Humanitarian Law South Asian Academics Training (AISAAT)"jointly Organized by the Faculty of Legal Studies, SAU and International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), New Delhi,  India held at FSI Hall, South Asian University, New Delhi, India on 3-5 October, 2016.
  • Participant in the Seminar titled “Fostering Human Rights Among European Policies (FRAME)” jointly organized by the Indian Society of International Law (ISIL) and Leuven Centre for Global Governance, University of Leuven, Belgium, held at FSI Hall, South Asian University, New Delhi, India on 31 January 2017.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled “Intellectual Property Law and its Role in Socioeconomic Development” held in DIU auditorium, Dhaka, Bangladesh organized by the Daffodil International University on 20 October, 2012.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled “International Human Rights Instruments on Indigenous Peoples and Implementation in Bangladesh” held in DIU auditorium, Dhaka, Bangladesh organized by the Daffodil International University on 19 March, 2013.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled “Suicide or Murder: A Forensic Analysis of Hanging” held in DIU auditorium, Dhaka, Bangladesh organized by the Daffodil International University on 30 June, 2013.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled “Urban Crimes in Dhaka: An Analysis of Spatial Pattern and Trend” held in DIU auditorium, Dhaka, Bangladesh organized by the Daffodil International University on 27 October, 2013.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled “Importance of Election in Democracy: Role of Youth and Students” held in DIU auditorium, Dhaka, Bangladesh organized by the Daffodil International University in Collaboration with Change Makers and EMK Centre on 24 March, 2014.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled “A legal Study on Nationality and Citizenship: Global and Municipal Context on Bangladesh” held in DIU auditorium, Dhaka, Bangladesh organized by the Daffodil International University on 5 June, 2014. 
  • Organizer in the Conference titled “International Conference on Tertiary Education: Realities and Challenges” held in DIU auditorium, Dhaka, Bangladesh organized by the Daffodil International University on 19-21 January, 2013.
  • Organizer in the Conference titled “Social Business Youth Convention”   held in DIU auditorium, Dhaka, Bangladesh organized by the Daffodil International University in Collaboration with Yunus Centre and Social Business Student’s Forum on 29 June, 2013.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled "Women's Rights Are Human Rights" held in DIU auditorium, Dhaka, Bangladesh organized by the Daffodil International Universityon December 10, 2015.

 

  • Family Laws (Hindu Law, Muslim Law).
  • International Economic Law.
  • International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law.
  • International Environmental Law.

 

a) Journal Articles

  • An article published in the Law Journal of Kathmundu School of Law, Purbanchal University, Nepal (KSLR- Kathmundu School of Law Review, Volume 6, Issue 1, April 2018, ISSN 2091-2110) titled “Analyzing Hindu Women’s Right to Property in Bangladesh: Absolute Interest versus Limited Interest”.
  • An article published in the Law Journal of the ‘Faculty of Law’, the Islamic University Studies, Islamic University Khustia, Bangladesh (Volume 12, Issue 1, December 2018, ISSN 2523-1480) titled “The Child Marriage Restraint Act in Bangladesh: Prevention or Encouragement of Child Marriage”.

 

b) Conference Papers

  • The author receives the invitation to present a paper titled “Emerging Trends of Ad Hoc, Hybrid or Domestic Tribunals of South Asia: Justice Accessed or Justice Denied?” in the upcoming 7th Biennial Conference of the AsianSIL which is going to be held on 21 August, 2019 at Manila, Philippines.
  • The author receives the invitation to present a paper titled “From Birangonas to Freedom Fighters: The Journey of Recognition, Restitution, and Rehabilitation of the Victims of Sexual Violence in 1971”at the 3rd International Symposium organized by Indian Society of International Law (ISIL) which is going to be held at New Delhi, India in 2019.
  • A paper titled “A Legal Study of the Peace Process of Nepal: The Role of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in Establishing Peace” had been presented in the 3rd International Conference on Genocide and Mass Violence, 2019 held on 24-25 March, 2019 organized by the Centre for Genocide Studies, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. 
  • A paper titled “Transboundary Water Agreements in the Era of Climate Change: A Preliminary Study of South Asia” had been presented in the Conference titled ‘International Law and the Asia-Pacific Connectivity for Shared future’ held on August 29, 2018 organized by the Kathmundu School of Law, Purbanchal University, Nepal.
  • A paper titled “A Legal Study of the Mechanisms of Transboundary Water Agreements of Bangladesh in the Era of Climate Change” had been presented in the1st Senior Advocate Ozair Farooq Memorial Law Conference, 2018 held on 16-17 September, 2018 organized by the Department of Law, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

 

c) Book Chapters

  • Forthcoming in 2019 an edited book chapter titled “Investment Laws in Bangladesh” going to be published by the ‘Faculty of Law’, the Islamic University Studies, Islamic University Khustia, Bangladesh.

 

  • Written the LLM Dissertation at South Asian University (2018) on “Transboundary Water Agreements in the Era of Climate Change: A Preliminary Study of South Asia” supervised by Dr. Stellina Jolly, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Legal Studies, South Asian University, New Delhi, India.
  • Written the LLM Dissertation at University of Dhaka (2010) on “The Role of International Chamber of Commerce in Unification of International Business Rules” supervised by Dr. Rahmat Ullah, Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

a) Academic

  • Received SAARC Silver Jubilee Scholarship in 2017 to pursue LLM at South Asian University (an institution of SAARC), New Delhi, India.
  • Received SAARC Merit Scholarship in 2016 to pursue LLM at South Asian University (an institution of SAARC), New Delhi, India.
  • Received Junior Govt. Scholarship from the Govt. of Bangladesh while studied at the Miabazar LN High School, Chauddagram, Cumilla in 1996.

b) Extra – Curricular Activities 

  • Awarded as a volunteer in the World Youth Conference held from 12 – 14 November, 2016 at the Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, India organized by the International Youth Committee and Indo-European Chamber of Small and medium Enterprises (IECSME).
  • Awarded as an organizer (a representative of the Cultural Committee from Bangladesh) in the Euphoria, 2018 (a part of the SAU Fest activities) held from 14-18 February, 2018 organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India.
  • Awarded as a winner of the event (Tug of War) at the SAU Annual Sports Meet 2018 held from 14-18 February, 2018 organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India.
  • Awarded for securing 1st position at the event (Extempore Speech) in Bangla at the Annual Function of the University Hall in 2009 organized by the Begum Sheikh Fajilatunnessa Mujib Hall, University of Dhaka.  
  • Awarded for securing 1st position at the event (Poem Recitation) in English at the Annual Function of the University Hall in 2008 organized by the Begum Sheikh Fajilatunnessa Mujib Hall, University of Dhaka.  
  • Awarded for securing 1st position at the event (Poem Recitation) in Bangla at the Annual Function of the University Hall in 2008 organized by the Begum Sheikh Fajilatunnessa Mujib Hall, University of Dhaka.  
  • Awarded for securing 1st position at the event (Poem Recitation) in Bangla at the Annual Function in 1997 organized by the Miabazar Sports and Cultural Club, Chauddagram, Cumilla.  
  • Awarded for securing 1st position at the event (Extempore Speech) in Bangla at the Annual Function in 1997 organized by the Miabazar Sports and Cultural Club, Chauddagram, Cumilla.  
  • Awarded as a member of the winning team at (Debating) in Bangla at the Annual Function in 1997 organized by the Miabazar Sports and Cultural Club, Chauddagram, Cumilla.  

 

 

a) Lecturer, Department of Law, World University of Bangladesh

b) Junior Assistant,  Chamber Mr. Ahia, High Court division, Supreme Court, Dhaka