About The Speaker

About The Speaker [Dr Haniza Khalid]


Dr Haniza Khalid
Senior Development Economist, UNDP Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei Darussalam



Dr. Haniza Khalid serves as a Senior Development Economist for UNDP Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei Darussalam Country Office in Putrajaya, upon joining the organization in 2019. She brings more than twenty years of experience and research from the academia, and prior to that she worked in the Central Bank of Malaysia (BNM).  She has been involved in a number of policy studies for the federal and state governments; mainly on land-use planning and development, green urban systems, poverty and livelihood. Her current interests include role of institutions in influencing economic empowerment in different vulnerable groups; and impact of policies and financing on sustainable development. Haniza holds a doctoral degree in Economics from the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.

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