Muhammad Hafizullah joined WorldFish in January 2020 as the Research Program Specialist. He previously worked with the International Science Council Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (hosted by the Academy of Sciences Malaysia) as well as WWF-Malaysia. When serving for WWF-Malaysia, he was involved in various field research and policy initiatives across Peninsular Malaysia on IUU, trawlers, small-scale fishermen and other marine-related issues. In WorldFish, Hafiz is responsible for coordinating various research projects within the Research Program Management Team. He will be supporting the existing CRP-Fish Program Level activities as well as the New Research Agenda for future program.