Getting Migration Governance Right

Photo of Sheikh HasinaThe Embassy of Bangladesh in Paris is proud to share with you an article titled " Getting Migration Governance Right", authored by H.E. Sheikh Hasina, Hon'ble Prime Minister of Bangladesh. In her article, Hon'ble Prime Minister has called upon the international community to give a closer look at the issue of migration, one of the most serious challenges facing the world today. The article has been published in the Project Syndicate, a prestigious forum that provides original, high-quality commentaries to a global audience by featuring exclusive contributions by prominent political leaders, policymakers, scholars, business leaders, and civic activists from around the world.Link: Getting Migration Governance Right

 

Curriculum Vitae of Ambassador M. Shahidul Islam

 

Personal Information

Name

M. Shahidul Islam

Current Appointment

Ambassador to France

Permanent Representative to UNESCO

Date and Place of Birth

10 June 1961, Jhenaidah, Bangladesh

Entry into Foreign Service

14 February 1988

 

Service Record

Designation

Desk/Place

Year

Assistant Secretary

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka

1988

Second Secretary

Bangladesh Deputy High Commission, Kolkata, India

1992

First Secretary

Bangladesh Deputy High Commission, Kolkata, India

1994

Counsellor

Bangladesh Permanent Mission to the UN, Geneva, Switzerland

1996

Director

Europe Wing, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka

1999

Director

Foreign Minister's Office, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka

2000

Counsellor

Embassy of Bangladesh, Washington DC, USA

2001

Minister / Deputy Head of Mission

Embassy of Bangladesh, Washington DC, USA

2004

Director General

Americas, Pacific and Counter Terrorism Wing, Europe Wing,

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka

2006

Ambassador to South Korea

Embassy of Bangladesh, Seoul, Republic of Korea

2008

Ambassador to France

Embassy of Bangladesh, Paris, France

2012 -(Ongoing)

 

Additional Foreign Secretary/ Ambassador Grade -B

Embassy of Bangladesh, Paris, France

2013

Ambassador to Romania

Concurrent accreditation with residence in Paris, France  

2012 - 2015

Ambassador  to Algeria

Concurrent accreditation with residence in Paris, France  

2015 - 2016

High Commissioner to Cameroon

Concurrent accreditation with residence in Paris, France  

2015-Ongoing

Ambassador to Ivory Coast

Concurrent accreditation with residence in Paris, France  

2015-Ongoing

Secretary/ Ambassador Grade A

Embassy of Bangladesh, Paris, France

2016

 

Professional Training

Name

Institute

Year

Specialized Training  on Diplomacy 

Foreign Service Academy (FSA), Dhaka

1988

5th Special Foundation

Course

Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre (BPATC),  Savar, Dhaka

Nov 1988-

Jan 1989

French Language Course

CAVILAM-Alliance Française in Vichy, France 

Aug 1989-

May 1990

Post-graduate Diploma in International Relations

International Institute of Public Administration(IIAP), Paris, France

June 1990-June 1991

International Law Course

The Hague Academy of International Law, The Hague, Netherlands

July 1990-

Aug 1991

Executive Seminar at Near East South Asia Center for Strategic Studies, USA

National Defense University, Washington DC

Nov 2006-

Dec 2006

 

Educational Qualification

1987: Masters in International Relations, University of Dhaka

1991: Post-graduate Diploma in International Relations, International Institute of Public Administration(IIAP), Paris, France(1991)

 

Family Information

Spouse

Mrs. Jesmeen Islam

Children

1) Shajeed Shaharyar Islam(son), Date of Birth: 29 July 1996

2) Ayesha Bulbuli Islam(daughter) , Date of Birth: 01 December 2007

 

Interests

Reading, gardening, visiting historical places, etc.