Deputy Director, Dialogue and Outreach
Avra Bhattacharjee is currently working at CPD as a Deputy Director, Dialogue and Outreach. His main area of work is event and outreach activity management, stakeholder correspondence, media peer, and communication strategy development. He is also in-charge of the graphic design and website management of the Centre. One of his core responsibilities is to prepare and execute sector-specific communication plans as per CPD working areas (such as governance, macroeconomic management, national budget, climate, global trade, LDC issues, poverty eradication, social development). Avra has participated at various expert group meetings on communication strategy at national level, and had made an institutional visit to Chr. Michelsen Institute, Bergen, Norway. Prior to joining CPD he had worked for Research and Migratory Movements Research Unit (RMMRU) of the University of Dhaka. He received his Masters in Information Science and Library Management from the University of Dhaka.