佐巴杜尔·拉赫曼，第三极网站孟加拉区域编辑，长居达卡，从事发展领域的相关工作。 他的职业生涯始于新闻记者，一开始关注外交事务，而后转向环境报道。他曾就职于欧洲联盟特派团、联合国开发计划署以及国际自然保护联盟。 他是《跨国界河流：印度和孟加拉跨界河流地图册》的合著者。他喜欢唱歌，从次大陆音乐传统中汲取灵感。
Zobaidur Rahman, better known as Soeb, The Third Pole's Bangladesh regional editor, is based in Dhaka where he also works in the development sector. He started his career as a journalist reporting on foreign affairs to the environment. Thereafter he worked in the European Union Mission, UNDP and IUCN. He is the co-author of Rivers beyond Borders: an atlas of India-Bangladesh trans-boundary rivers. He enjoys singing and draws his inspiration from the musical traditions of the sub-continent.