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Education

EDUCATION

Masters in Economics and Management of Rural Development from Institute for Development Policy and Management (IDPM), University of Manchester, UK in 1996

 

Bachelor of Engineering from N E D University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi, Pakistan in 1991

 

Training and Conferences Attended

Attended a 7-day long course on “Feasibility Report Preparation” under PETROMAN Pakistan in 1992

Attended a 3-day long workshop on “Coalition of NGOs” organised by Association for Development of Human Resources (ADHR) in Islamabad, Pakistan in 1995

Attended a 4-day long workshop on “Gender and Development” organised by FAO at Quetta, Pakistan in 1995

Attended a 10-day long study tour to The Gambia in West Africa, in 1995

Attended a 1-day long conference on “Microfinance in Developing Countries”, with Dr Muhammed Yunus of Grameen Bank, Bangladesh, at Manchester, UK  in 1996

Attended a 3-day long session on “Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA)” with Dr Robert Chambers at Abbotabad, Pakistan in 1997

Attended a 3-day long training workshop on “Conflict Resolution” organised by Balochistan Environmental Protection Agency at Quetta, Pakistan in 1997

Attended a 7-day long “Training of Trainers” organised by United Nations Development Program at Quetta, Pakistan in 1998

Attended a 3-day long training workshop on “Environmental Impact Assessment” organised by IUCN-The World Conservation Union at Quetta, Pakistan in 1998

Attended the national conference on National Poverty Strategy, organised by Planning Commission, Government of Pakistan, at Islamabad, Pakistan in 1999

Attended the national workshop on “Understanding Liberalism” sponsored by Fredrich Nauman Stiftung, at Karachi, Pakistan in 1999

Attended a 4-day long course on “Leadership for Sustainable Development” organised by Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) Pakistan, at Islamabad, Pakistan in 1999

Attended a 10-day long course on “Exploring Ecology and Environment” organised by Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) Pakistan, at Islamabad, Pakistan in 1999

Attended a 10-day long international training conference on “The Challenges of Globalisation to Sustainable Development in Transition Economies” organised by Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) at Sao Paulo, Brazil in 2000

Attended a 10-days long course on “Economy and Environment: Challenges of Globalisation in Pakistan” organised by Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) Pakistan, at Lahore University of Management sciences, Pakistan in 2000

Attended a 5-days long course on “Sustainable Energy Options in Pakistan” organised by Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) Pakistan, at Islamabad, Pakistan in 2000

Attended a 7-day long international training conference on “Appropriate Technology for Sustainable Development” organised by Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) at Guilin, China in 2000

Attended a 7-days long course on “Human Settlements: Search for Integrated Solutions” organised by Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) Pakistan, at Islamabad, Pakistan in 2001

 

Attended a 10-days long course on “Natural Resource Management: Soil, Water and Biodiversity” organised by Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) Pakistan, at Quetta, Pakistan in 2001

 

Attended a 10-day long international training conference on “Disintegration and Integration in Economies in Transition” organised by Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) at Moscow, Russia and Yerevan, Armenia in 2001

Attended the online training course on “What is a Leader” organised by Harvard Business Studies, USA, in 2001

Attended a 10-day long training course on “Environmental Economics” organised by South Asia Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE) in Bangladesh, in 2002

Attended, as a key note speaker, a 4-day long conference on “Climatic Change and its Impacts on South Asia” organised by Asia Pacific Network for Global Change Research at Kathmandu, Nepal, in 2003

Attended a 3-day long regional conference on “Drought Assessment and Mitigation” organised by International Water Management Institute (IWMI) at Columbo, Sri Lanka, in 2004