Aklima Parvin is a Senior Project Manager in the Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division. She brings more than 15 years of programmatic experience in nutrition, social protection, gender, and agriculture in Bangladesh. From 2012-2014, she worked on nutrition and social protection issues under an experimental study jointly conducted by IFPRI and the World Food Programme. Since 2016, Parvin has been providing overall leadership and technical direction under the Ministry of Agriculture’s Agriculture, Nutrition, and Gender Linkages (ANGeL) pilot project. Before coming to IFPRI, Parvin worked with the Food and Agriculture Organization, World Food Programme, Bangladesh Breastfeeding Foundation, and the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR’B). She received an M.S. in Public Health from North South University, and MS.c in Nutrition and Food Science from Dhaka University.