Rabindra Nath Sabat has been appointed as Executive Director effective April 1, 2016. Prior to this positon, he was working as Program Director for approximately 10 years and as Acting Executive Director effective March 07, 2016.
He has more than 25 years of experience in community development and social service sector in India, America and Canada. He also led a campaign on pro-poor policy, which was documented as one of the Best Sustainable Development Success Stories by the Department of Policy Coordination & Sustainable Development, UN in the year 1997. http://www.un.org/esa/earthsummit/farr.htm
He has also served as an International Consultant to co-facilitate a five weeks training course on “Participatory Planning” in DSE of the Federal Republic of Germany. Rabindra has organized two international workshops at the Fourth Global Conference on Women in Beijing in 1995 and the World Summit for Social Development at Copenhagen in 1995. He has presented a paper on in the Fourth Global Summit on the Aging in Montreal in 1999. He also received the 2011 Best Partnership Award from the Bhayana Family Foundation for successfully managing Reunification and Adaptation Project (RAP) in partnership with 9 other agencies in the City of Toronto.