Doctoral researchers

Doctoral student

Education

MSc: Forest Economics, University of Helsinki
BSc: Tropical Forestry, Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica

Research area

REDD+, community forestry
Vulnerability and adaptation
Sustainable forest management

On-going activities

Environmental vulnerability, social resilience and multi-scale governance (ENV-GOV)
Teaching
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Doctoral Student

Education

MSc in Forest Economics and Marketing, University of Helsinki

Research areas

Plantation forestry; Local communities; Social-ecological resilience; Governance networks; Uruguay; South Africa

On-going activities

The socioeconomic impacts of large-scale tree plantations on local communities. Examining the empirical evidence. (UH-CIFOR 2016-17)

The impacts and governance of tree plantation landscapes in South Africa. (2017-18) [this is my own PhD project and not directly linked to any other on-going project at the department, but I guess its worth mentioning as it tells what I'm currently working on]

Teaching courses in the ecosystem service approach, plantation forestry in the tropics, and quantitative methods in social sciences, among others.

Publications

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Doctoral Student

Education

MSc (Agri & For), Forest Products Marketing and Management, University of Helsinki, Finland

BSc (honors), Forestry, University of Chittagong, Bangladesh

Research area

Value Chain Analysis, Livelihood analysis, Community Forest Management, Sustainable Management of Non-Timber Forest Products.

On-going activities

Coordinating the Forest Landscape Rehabilitation in the Mekong River Basin (FORMEB) cooperation project: (VITRI – Dept. Forestry, National University of Laos).

Research topic: The role of non-timber forest products in rural livelihoods and enhance their
resiliency and adaptive capacity to climatic uncertainties: case Lao PDR

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Dipjoy
Chakma
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Department of Forest Sciences
Field of science Forestry

DOC­TORAL STU­DENT

Education

MSc:  Computer Science, Columbus State University, Georgia, USA

BSc:   Computer Science, Columbus State University, Georgia, USA

Research Area:

Climate change, Carbon dynamics in semi-arid land-uses;

Deforestation and land degradation in the Sahel;

Climate smart agriculture; Rehabilitation of degraded lands;

Sahel; West-Africa

ON-GOING ACTIVITIES

Systematic quantitative review of the drivers of deforestation in the Sahel

Assessment of participatory action learning activities involving methods of fodder tree propagation, planting and restoration of degraded pasture (ICRAF)

Doctoral Student

Education

M.Sc. (research). 2021. Dept. Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, Singapore.

B.Sc. (Honours). 2018. Dept. Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, Singapore.

Research area

Tropical forest conservation and management.
Deforestation and land system change.
Geographical Information Systems and remote sensing.

On-going projects

Doctoral Programme in Interdisciplinary Environmental Sciences, Dept. Forest Sciences

Publications

Google Scholar (https://scholar.google.fi/citations?user=rDT2RpRdYX8C&hl=sv)