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.
  • Postgraduate Diploma Course in Research Methodology (2016), Institute of Education and Research, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Postgraduate Diploma Course in Genocide Studies (2015), Center for Genocide Studies, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Certificate Course in Genocide Studies (2014), Center for the Study of Genocide and Justice (CSGJ), Liberation War Museum, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Training Experience

 

a)      Professional Training Programs Attended

  • Participant of a Training Session on “Google Sites” organized by the Daffodil International University, held on 12 August, 2018.
  • Participant of a Training Session on “How to Teach in Classroom” organized by the Daffodil International University, held on 12 August, 2018.
  • Participant of a Training Session on “Blended Learning Center” organized by the Daffodil International University, held on 15 July, 2018.
  • Participant of a Training Session on “Change Together Feedback Discussion” organized by the Daffodil International University, held on 11 July, 2018.
  • Participant of a Training Session on “Law, management and new technology” organized by the Daffodil International University, held on 02 July, 2018.
  • Participant of a Training Session on “4th Advanced International Humanitarian Law South Asian Academics Training (AISAAT)” jointly organized by the Faculty of Legal Studies, South Asian University and International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), New Delhi, India held on 3-5 October, 2016.
  • Participant of a Training Course on “Research Methodology” organized by the Centre for Advanced Research in Social Science (CARSS), University of Dhaka, held on (12-16) March, 2016.
  • Participant of a Certificate Course on “Genocide Studies” organized by the Center for the Study of Genocide and Justice (CSGJ), Liberation War Museum (LWM), Dhaka, Bangladesh held on September 2015.

 

b)     Workshops Attended

 

  • Participant of a workshop on “Blended Learning Center” organized by the Daffodil International University held on 29 May, 2019.
  • 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 organized by the Centre for the Study of Genocide and Justice (CSGJ), Liberation War Museum (LWM), Dhaka, Bangladesh held on April 3, 2019.
  • Participant of a workshop on “KPI of SCOPUS Publications” organized by the Daffodil International University held on 28 March, 2019.
  • Participant of a workshop on “Research Methodology” organized by the Daffodil International University held on 11 July, 2018.
  • Participant of a Regional workshop on “Shared Waterscapes and Hydro-Diplomacy in South Asia” organized by the South Asian University, University of Dhaka, Asia Foundation and IUCN-India at New Delhi, India, held on (5-8) January, 2018.
  • Participant of a workshop on “Civil Society and Governance Challenges in South Asia ” supported by International Center for Not-For-Profit Law (ICNL) under the Global Civil Society Legal Enabling Environment Project 2 (LEEP II) organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India held on 11 December, 2017.
  • Participant of a Youth Scholars workshop on “South Asia and International Law” organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India held on (1-2) February 2017.

 

c)      Public Lectures Attended

 

  • Participant of 1st ELCOP Signature Lecture on “Bangladesh Genocide 1971: International Recognition” on 20 April, 2019 organized by the Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP).
  • 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 organized by the Centre for the Study of Genocide and Justice (CSGJ), Liberation War Museum (LWM), Dhaka, Bangladesh held on 25 March, 2019.
  • 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) organized by the School of Law, BRAC University, Dhaka, Bangladesh held on 23 March, 2019.

 

d)     Book Discussions 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 at the Conference Room of the Centre for Genocide Studies (CGS), University of Dhaka held on 04 March, 2019.
  •  Attended as a participant of the discussion program of the book edited by Dr. Sai Ramani Garimella and Dr. Stellina Jolly titled “Private International Law: South Asian States” where they conducted the discussion which is organized by the South Asian University held on 01 March, 2017.

 

e)      Symposiums Attended

 

  • Participant of the Symposium titled “China in Global Politics” organized by the Bangladesh Institute of Law and International Affairs (BILIA), held on 26May, 2019.
  • 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.

 

 

f)       National and International Seminars Attended

 

  • The author receives the invitation to participate in the upcoming EMMIR Study Trip to present two papers which is going to be held on (20-28) October, 2019 at Berlin, Germany organized by the Oldenburg University of Germany with the co-operation from CSGJ, Liberation War Museum (LWM), Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Participant of an International Seminar titled “Bangladesh Stands with the Rohingya Community” organized by the Centre for the Study of Genocide and Justice (CSGJ), Liberation War Museum (LWM), Dhaka, Bangladesh held on 20 June, 2019 on the occasion of observing the World Refugee Day.
  • Participant of an International Seminar titled “Intellectual Politics in Contemporary South Asia: Prospects and Possibilities” where the discussants were Sasanka Perara, Ravi Kumar and Dev N Pathak (South Asian University, New Delhi, India) 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, Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS), University of Dhaka held on 27 March, 2019.
  • Participant in the Seminar titled “Sharing the Experiences of Training and Placement System of KIIT University, India” organized by the Daffodil International University held on 14 July, 2018.
  • Participant in the Seminar titled “A Talk on the Future of the Multilateral Trading Regime” by Dr. Harsh Vardhana Singh, Former Deputy Director General, WTO organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India on 27 February 2018.
  • Participant in the Seminar titled “Judicial Appointments in South Asia: Divergence in Comparative Constitutional Law” by Dr. Ridwanul Haque, Professor, University of Dhaka, organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India held on 07 September, 2017.
  • Participant in the Seminar titled “Emerging Legal Constraints, Opportunities and Scope of Emissions Trading in India” by Dr. Anwar Sadat, Assistant Professor, Indian Society of International Law (ISIL), organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India held on 31 August, 2017.
  • Participant in the Seminar titled “Climate Change Litigation and Legal Challenges” by Mr. Siddarth Varadarajan, Founding Editor, The Wire.com, organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India held on 25 April, 2017.
  • Participant in the Seminar titled “Climate Change Litigation and Legal Challenges” by Ms. Shibani Ghosh, Center for Policy and Research (CPR), organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India held on 18 April, 2017.
  • Participant in the Seminar titled “Legal Issues of Transboundary Water Sharing in South Asia” by Professor Philippe Cullet, Senior visiting Fellow of Center for Policy and Research (CPR) and Professor of International and Environmental Law, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India held on 11 April, 2017.
  • Participant in the Seminar titled “Researching International Law” by Dr. Prabhakar Singh, Associate Professor, Jindal Global Law School, OP Jindal Global University, organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India held on 02 March, 2017.
  • 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 the South Asian University, New Delhi, India on 31 January 2017.
  • 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 organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India held on 22 September, 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) organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India held on 20 September, 2016.
  • Participant in the Seminar titled "India-US Trade Relations" by Ms Dawn Shackleford, Deputy Assistant, United States Trade Representative (USTR) Washington DC, USA, organized by the South Asian University, New Delhi, India held on 29 July, 2016.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled "Women's Rights Are Human Rights" organized by the Daffodil International University held on 10 December, 2015 on the occasion of observing International Human Rights Day.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled “A legal Study on Nationality and Citizenship: Global and Municipal Context on Bangladesh” organized by the Daffodil International University held on 5 June, 2014.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled “Importance of Election in Democracy: Role of Youth and Students” organized by the Daffodil International University in Collaboration with Change Makers and EMK Centre held on 24 March, 2014.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled “Urban Crimes in Dhaka: An Analysis of Spatial Pattern and Trend” organized by the Daffodil International University held on 27 October, 2013.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled “Suicide or Murder: A Forensic Analysis of Hanging” organized by the Daffodil International University held on 30 June, 2013.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled “International Human Rights Instruments on Indigenous Peoples and Implementation in Bangladesh” organized by the Daffodil International University held on 19 March, 2013.
  • Organizer in the Seminar titled “Intellectual Property Law and its Role in Socioeconomic Development” organized by the Daffodil International University held on 20 October, 2012.

 

g)      National and International Conferences Attended

 

  • The author received the invitation to participate in the upcoming 7th Biennial Conference of the AsianSIL to present a paper which is going to be held on 21 August, 2019 at Manila, Philippines.
  • The author received the invitation to participate in the 3rd International Symposium organized by Indian Society of International Law (ISIL) held at New Delhi, India to present a paper.
  • Paper presenter in the 3rd International Conference on Genocide and Mass Violence, 2019 organized by the Centre for Genocide Studies (CGS), University of Dhaka, Bangladesh held on 24-25 March, 2019. 
  • Paper presenter in the1st Senior Advocate Ozair Farooq Memorial Law Conference, 2018 organized by the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh held on (16-17) September, 2018.
  • Paper presenter in the International Conference titled ‘International Law and the Asia-Pacific Connectivity for Shared future’ organized by the Kathmundu School of Law, Purbanchal University, Nepal held on 29 August, 2018.
  • 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, held on (13-14) October, 2017.
  • Participant of the ‘AsianSIL Regional Conference, 2014’ organized by the Asian Society of International Law (Bangladesh Chapter) held on (23 – 24) August, 2014.
  • Organizer in the Conference titled “Social Business Youth Convention” organized by the Daffodil International University in Collaboration with Yunus Centre and Social Business Student’s Forum held on 29 June, 2013.
  • Organizer in the Conference titled “International Conference on Tertiary Education: Realities and Challenges” organized by the Daffodil International University held on (19-21) January, 2013.
  • 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