Former Collaborating Researcher
Halim Salleh collaborated with UNRISD for the project Poverty Reduction and Policy Regimes (2007-2010), for which he participated in the Workshop and wrote a paper on Welfare Regime, Social Services and Poverty Reduction in Malaysia. At the time of his collaboration, Salleh was an Associate Professor at the Department of Community Medicine, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia. He holds a PhD from the Institute for Development Studies, Sussex, UK.
His publications include “Development and Politics of Social Stability in Malaysia”, “An Illicit Army: Illegal Foreign Labour in the Malaysian Construction Industry”, “Low-cost Housing in Urban-Industrial Centres of Malaysia”, “Modelling and Resourcing of National Social Policies and Services”, “State Capitalism in Malaysian Agriculture’.