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Kemal Reheem

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Kemal Reheem, Bangladeshi diplomat. Decorated Order of Merit First Class (Egypt), 1972. Fellow Royal Society Encouragement of Arts, Manufacturers and Commerce (London).

Background

Reheem, Kemal was born on November 11, 1924 in Siirajabad, Mangalbari Estate, Bogra, Bangladesh. Son of Ali Mohammed Chaudhuri and Jeshirin Nissa Chaudhurani.

Education

Master of Science, Aligarh Muslim University, 1943. Equiv. Doctor of Philosophy., Imperial Agricultural Research Institute, 1945. Bachelor of Science, Edinburgh University, 1947.

Career

Head research and utilizatidn division Government East Pakistan, 1949-1957. Science advisor to high commissioner for Pakistan, London, 1957-1965. Director regional office science and technical for Arab States, United Nations Educational, Cairo, 1970-1977, head science operational programs for Asia and Oceania, Paris, 1978-1981, representative from Bangladesh to executive board United Nations Educational, since 1981.

Chairman British Commonwealth Science Offices, London, 1958. Governor Imperial College of Science and Technology, London, 1958-1965. Vice chairman Commonwealth Agricultural Bureau Review Conference, London, 1960.

Chairman Commonwealth Agricultural Bureau, Farnham Common, United Kingdom, 1961. Alternate board governors International Atomic Energy Commission, Vienna, Austria, 1963. Observer parliamentary and science committee Parliament, London, 1961-1965.

Assessor British Pest Infestation Research Board, London, 1959, British Committee International Nature Conservation, London, 1958-1965. Deputy secretary general Conference Application of Science and Technology to Development of Arab States, Rabat, Morocco, 1976, Conference Application of Science and Technology to Development of Africa, Dakar, Senegal, 1978.

Works

  • Author: When Service Is Fulfillment (in English), 1976. Poetry anthologies (in Bengali): Mon O Mon (Mind and Perception), 1979. Amar Desh, Amader Desh (My Country, Our Country), 1969.

Membership

Fellow Royal Society Encouragement of Arts, Manufacturers and Commerce (London). Clubs: Royal Commonwealth (London).

Connections

Married Marian Rosie, February 14, 1948. Children– Mikhail Tarech, Roumana Munisae, Iona Rozanne.

father:
Ali Mohammed Chaudhuri

mother:
Jeshirin Nissa Chaudhurani

spouse:
Marian Rosie

children:
Mikhail Tarech Reheem

Roumana Munisae Reheem

Iona Rozanne Reheem