Dr. Shilpi Roy

Dr. Shilpi Roy, Associate Professor, Khulna University, Bangladesh

Dr. Shilpi Roy is In-Country Lead of the Centre for Sustainable, Healthy and Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods (SHLC) in Bangladesh. She is also an Associate Professor of Urban and Rural Planning Discipline at Khulna University, Bangladesh.

Shilpi is responsible for coordinating the research, capacity building, management and impact activities, as well as investigating urban policies shaping urbanisation, planning and development practices concerning sustainable, healthy and learning cities and neighbourhoods in Bangladesh.

Shilpi has previously worked for International NGOs such as Action Aid and Practical Action and city development authorities. Her important former works include preparation of a conceptual master plan for the regeneration of a commercial area and a business plan for sustainable sludge management services in a municipality.