Who we are
With over twelve years of professional experience with international organizations like the Population Council, Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM), Marie Stopes International, and International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Nahid Kamal set up PopDev Consultancy to provide research and analysis in the emerging areas of International Development and Global Health. Her most recent position was as Research Associate with MEASURE Evaluation, an USAID funded project of the Carolina Population Centre of the University of North-Carolina, Chapel Hill. Her primary area of expertise in her professional career has been monitoring and evaluation. She was involved in the evaluation of USAID-funded Smiling Sun Franchise Program in Bangladesh – the largest social franchise in the world. She has vast experience in design, implementation and analysis of national population surveys. Nahid has published extensively on topics ranging from family planning, equity in healthcare, non-communicable diseases and child marriage. She has also authored technical reports on impact evaluation of health interventions. Nahid holds a MSc and PhD in Demography from the London School of Economics and CPD certificates in Epidemiology and Impact Evaluation from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.