Ms. Tahura Farbin is a Lecturer-cum-Research Associate at the Center for Sustainable Development. She has a transdisciplinary background with a Bachelor of Laws from University of London and a Master of Science in Environmental Studies and Sustainability Science from Lund University, Sweden. Her transdisciplinary background has prepared her to understand the natural science basis of today’s environmental challenges, the governance of our socio-ecological systems, how these relate to our economic structures and how to go about putting scientific knowledge into action.
She has been part of the DICE project at Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies (LUCSUS) since 2020. As a Visiting Research Fellow at LUCSUS she was responsible for the Bangladesh case study on Loss and Damage, finding gaps in policy and practice to shed light on how L&D policy can be designed in Bangladesh. She has also worked as a consultant with Brot für die Welt in identifying the Needs of Least Developed Countries to address Climate induced L&D both at the local and national level.