Bipasha BaruahWestern Arts & Humanities

Non-Academic Professional Employment

In addition to her academic work, Bipasha has also held the following positions:

February 2016 – present
Gender Equality Advisor, Training, Support and Access Model (TSAM) for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (MNCH) in Rwanda and Burundi, Global Affairs Canada

September 2016 – present
Research Committee Member (Inclusiveness), Global Green Growth Knowledge Platform

March 2016 – present
Consultant, International Centre for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA)

June 2016 – present
Advisor, World Health Organization (WHO), “Women on the Move,” the Director General’s Global Survey and Report on the Health Contributions and Consequences of Women’s Mobility

March 2016 – present
Expert reviewer, World Resources Institute, Annual (2016-17) Report on Energy 

February 2006 – April 2006
Consultant, Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT), Sustainable Development Division, Government of Canada, Ottawa

February 2004 – August 2006
Gender Specialist, Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) - Eastern Caribbean Economic Management Program in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, St. Lucia, St. Kitts and Nevis

December 2000-October 2002
Research Associate, Association for Women’s Rights in Development (AWID), Toronto 

August 1999-August 2000
United Nations Field Service, Surabaya, Indonesia

May 1998 – September 1999
United Nations Internship Program, Centre for Sustainable Development, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), New York