Nasima Begum started working as Executive Director of Shishu Niloy Foundation on September 1, 1989 when she was a newly post-graduated in Social Work from Rajshahi University. She was chosen such a difficult work due to do something for the underprivileged and helpless people especially children and women by giving up to search for other comfortable jobs.

She was born on January 23, 1964 into an aristocratic family. Among 5 siblings, she is the third one. She has competed post-graduation on 1985 with skill. As the other education, she has completed a “Diploma in Primary Education Management Specialists” from King’s Alfred College, Winchester UK; a “Diploma in Community Based Development” from St. Francis Xavier University, Canada; “Commonwealth Professional Fellowship Course” from United Kingdom (UK), ‘National Leadership Training (NLT) Course from Japan. Besides, she has participated in various training courses organized at home and abroad; those are ‘Appeal Training Materials for Literacy Personnel (ATLP)’; ‘ZOP (Objective Oriented Project Planning) Basic Course’; ‘Training of Trainers (ToT)’; ‘Management of NGOs’; ‘Project Planning & Management’; ‘Project Design and Management etc. She has visited exposure in Spain, Turkey, Philippine, Kenya, Thailand, Indonesia, India etc. and applied her acquire knowledge for the betterment of the underprivileged people of the southern-west part of Bangladesh.