Dr. Md. Saifur Rahman was born in Sept. 1978 in Jessore, Bangladesh. Currently he is a Senior Assistant Chief in the Ministry of Planning, Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. He completed his first Master degree in Forestry from Khulna University, Bangladesh and the second one in Public Policy from GRIPS at Tokyo, Japan.
Mr. Rahman achieved PhD from Georg-August University Göttingen, Germany. His main research interests are linked to national and international forest policy, donor’s development policy, climate change policy, administrative tradition and bureaucratic politics.