Media Fellowship Programme 2017

Rafiqul Islam

Rafiqul Islam is an environment and development reporter based in Dhaka, Bangladesh. He is a senior correspondent for the United News of Bangladesh (UNB), the largest private-sector news agency in Bangladesh. He is a regular contributor to the Dhaka Courier, a sister concern of the UNB. He also contributes to thethirdpole.net, Thomson Reuters Foundation, Inter Press Service (IPS), and Climate Home. He holds a post-graduate degree in Communication and Journalism from Chittagong University, Bangladesh, and intends to obtain an M Phil degree from Dhaka University. He can be reached at .