Ashoka Fellow
Bangladesh
Fellow Since 2015
This description of Saifuddin Ahmed's work was prepared when Saifuddin Ahmed was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2015.
Introduction
Saifuddin’s vision of a liveable city is one that prioritises the environment, public and road safety and basic rights of general public. He believes that a living space is most effective when all these areas integrate to ensure that the public are provided with a safe, healthy and free living condition. Over the last 18 years, Saifuddin has successfully influenced public policies and institutions in Bangladesh to improve its health and public transport.
The New Idea
The Problem
The Strategy
The Person

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