Pronab Kumar Halder

Junior Specialist
Contact No.: 01717530405
Email: phalder@cegisbd.com

Career Summary

Mr. Halder is working as an environmental expert of a number of Environmental Assessment and Environmental Monitoring studies of industrial and infrastructure development projects funded by national and international financial agencies and banks. He plays versatile role in those projects like environmental modeler, ecologist, environmental auditor, occupational health and safety specialist, environmental management specialist, environmental economist and technical specialist etc. Academic skill, national and international training and multidimensional working skill have made him confident to guide the study team effectively and efficiently. Additionally, he performs as a trained SEA expert.  He performs as a trainer on the subject of environmental modeling, health and safety, EIA study and natural resources management.


Education

M.Sc in Water Resources Development (Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology) BSc in Environmental Science (Khulna University)


Area of Interest/Expertise

Environmental Sustaiablity Science, Atmospheric Science, Climate change and Environmental Modelling and Socio-economic dynamic study


Publications

Journal Article 

  • Khadim, K. F., Kar K. K., Halder P. K., Rahman A., and Morshed A., 2013, "Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) Impacts in South West Coastal Zone of Bangladesh and Fact-Finding on Tidal River Management (TRM)", Journal of Water Resource and Protection, Scientific Research Publishing Inc., Delaware, USA, Vol. 5 No. 10, pp. 953-961. doi: 10.4236/jwarp.2013.510098
  • Halder P. k. and Rahman M. R. 2013, Future Impact of Storm Surge Hazard on Agricultural Production Inside a Coastal Embankment under Climate Change Context, Bangladesh Journal of Environmental Science, Maymansing Agricultural University, ISSN 1561-9206, Vol. 25 Pp 68-75
  • Halder P. K. and  Sikdar S. 2014, Development of Vulnerability Index for the Coastal Storm Surge Hazards Considering Climate Change, Bangladesh journal of public Administration,   Savar Dhaka, ISSN: 1563-5032, Vol. XXII,
Conference Proceedings 
  • Halder P, K., 2015, “Implication of Water Resources for Seasonal Shifting of Livelihoods of the South-eastern Coastal Island Population in Bangladesh” The Gobeshona Conference for Research Climate Change in Bangladesh held on 8-11th January, 2016 at Dhaka, 28p
  • Halder P, K., Rahman M. R., and Ahmed A. U., 2011, Effect of climate change on the coastal land: A case study of a storm surge hazard in a selected embankment in Bangladesh, LOICZ open science conference, 12th-15th September, 2011 Yantai, China. 153p
  • Halder P. K. and Rahman M. R., 2011 “Impact of Coastal Flooding on Land use Pattern Considering Climate Change” Geospatial World Forum conference, 18th -21st  January 2011, Hydrabad, India 123p. http://geospatialworldforum.org/2011/proceeding/pdf/Pronabfullpaper.pdf
  • Halder P. K. and Rahman, M. R., 2010 “Future Impact of Storm Surge Disaster on Agricultural Production in the Polder under Climate Change Context” International Seminar 2010 on Climate Change and Environmental Challenges of 21st Centaury; December 7-9, 2010. Institute of Environmental Science (IES), University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh. 25p
  • Halder P. K. and Rahman M. R., 2010 “Migration due to Environmental Degradation under Climate Change Context, A case study of cyclone ‘Aila’ affected polders” presented at13th Bangladesh International Geographical Conference, Jahangirnagar Uniaersity, Saver, Bangladesh, 47P.
Conference Poster
  • Halder P. K. and Kabir A.N.M. E, 2018 “Effect of Criteria Pollutants on Neonatal Health of Dhaka City” accepted for poster presentation at the 10th Better Air Quality Conference, BAQ2018, KUCHING, SARAWAK, Malaysia, November 12-16, 2018
  • Nawreen S., and Halder P. K., 2012 “Response from the South-West Coastal Region of Bangladesh with the Changing Climatic Variability” Adaptation Futures, 2012 Conference on Climate Adaptation, The University of Arizona, USA,  29 May -31 May, 2012
International Report

Ahmed A. U., Hassan S. R., Etzold B., Aziz M. B., Neelormi S., Halder P. K.,   Nagarajan M., 12012. Where the Rain Falls˝ Project , Case study: Bangladesh, Results from Kurigram District, Rangpur Division; UNU-EHS 2012, ISBN: 978-3-939923-74-9