Rabeya Shikdar Orpa

Rabeya Shikdar Orpa

Senior Executive Director

“Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas”—Marie Curie

This quote defines Rabeya well. She works for her improvement always. She loves to read and studied at one of the top colleges in Bangladesh. Currently, Rabeya is a student of Bachelor of Science – BS (Undergraduate) focused on soil, water, and the environment from the University of Dhaka. She is a researcher of “Advanced Research Group” at “University of Dhaka”. Already she has researched on water quality of Dhaka city and also researching plant physiology. Rabeya has an idea for research on “Green education” and looking forward to implementing it.

In future, she wants to see herself as an environment/nature scientist. As a nature enthusiast, she loves sightseeing and that’s why she traveled to some tourist spots in Bangladesh such as Cox’s Bazar (the longest sea beach in the world).

Rabeya is well versed in Research, Fieldwork, Geographic information system, Public Speaking, Situational leadership, Microsoft Office, Blogging, Scientific content writing, Teaching, etc.

Rabeya has been always involved in extracurricular activities throughout her life. She worked as an organizer of the events “World water day-2019” and “World soil day-2019” at the University of Dhaka and received an admiration letter from beloved associate professor Dr. Mohammad Enayet Hossain.

She has also got several achievements throughout her life. Some of them are securing 1st runner-up position in article contest arranged by “Bangladesh soil club” and 1st position in a problem-solving contest (national issue) arranged by “Youth club of Bangladesh”.

Rabeya wants to work for the betterment of the environment. In order to implement this plan, She’s working as an environmental activist in several organizations in Bangladesh, and “Probritto” is one of them. She wants to make people realize the quote by Hubert Reeves that states “We’re at war with nature. If we win it, we’re lost.”