Sajeda Begum is the Regional Coordinator of SHOUHARDO III. Since joining CARE in the summer of 1983, Sajeda has worked in numerous projects that covered Health, Women Development, Disaster Relief and Agriculture in Bangladesh. After a couple of illustrious decades of service, in 2007, Sajeda left CARE and worked for Intercorporation and CONCERN Worldwide. However, four years later in 2011 her passion for sustainable development brought Sajeda back in to CARE for a second stint, as she took on the role of Regional Coordinator of SHOUHARDO. Sajeda has vast experience in leading multidisciplinary groups and working with partner NGOs and local government agencies. Over the span of her career, she has participated in many of CARE’s international workshops and relief efforts including Armenia, Myanmar, and Pakistan. Sajeda completed her Master in History from Dhaka University and prior to that she also completed Medical Assistant Training from Bogra Institute of Health Technology. In her spare time, Sajeda loves to read, spend time gardening or Facetime with her 9 year old granddaughter.
February 15, 2021