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Mehid Hasan Munna

Mehid Hasan Munna

Copy Editor

mihid.hasan@bracu.ac.bd

Mehid Hasan Munna currently fulfils the role of Copy Editor at the BRAC Institute of Governance and Development (BIGD), Brac University. With an academic background in English, his meticulous attention to detail and unwavering commitment to excellence have rendered him a sine qua non to the institute. Notably, he is credited with creating the BIGD Editorial, a house style that is maintained across the institute’s publications. Beyond his editorial expertise, he possesses a discerning eye for web design, providing substantial input to enhancing BIGD’s digital presence. In recognition of his invaluable contributions that have elevated the quality of the institute’s outputs to new heights, he was awarded the title of “BIGD Star” in 2022.

Breaking the Cycle of Ultra-Poverty: The Redesigned UPG Intervention

Breaking the Cycle of Ultra-Poverty: The Redesigned UPG Intervention

A significant segment of the populace in Bangladesh continues to live in ultra-poverty. How effective is BRAC’s redesigned Ultra-Poor Graduation (UPG) programme in addressing their plight?

Depp-Heard Trial: Will the Verdict Have Negative Implications for Survivors of Domestic Violence as Many Seem to Fear?

Depp-Heard Trial: Will the Verdict Have Negative Implications for Survivors of Domestic Violence as Many Seem to Fear?

On Wednesday, June 1, after nearly two days of deliberations, the seven-member jury delivered its verdict on the Depp-Heard trial: Amber Heard’s claims of being a victim of domestic violence in a Washington Post op-ed were “false,” and she had acted with “actual malice” toward her ex-husband when she wrote the article.

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