Socio-economic issues, gender, food security, economic value of environmental degradation, poltics of underdevelopment, intergovernmental revenue sharing and water politics in Pakistan etc.
Professional/ Work Experience:
Over 7 years experience in the field of research on above mentioned research interests. Since last seven months I am working as Freelance Researcher, TV Talk Show Anchor, PRA Trainer. Before this I remained associated with an NGO Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum as its Programme Coordinator for twenty months and before joining PFF I worked with SZABIST Center for Information & Research [CIR] as Research Scholar for five and half years.
Member, Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum
Founding Member, Sindh university Volunteers for Relief and Development (SUVRD)
Member, Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP)
Member, Pakistan-India Peoples Forum
Geo Interest: Pakistan, South Asia, Middle East, Africa, USA
GDN Subject Interests: Food Policy and Food Security | Fisheries and Aquaculture | Community Based Rural Development | Rural Infrastructure | Environmental Disasters & Degradation | Natural Resources Management | Girls' Education | Impact Evaluation | Monitoring and Analysis | Poverty Reduction | Services and Transfers to the Poor | Gender and Human Development | Gender and Social Development | Gender, Governance and Law | Gender, Poverty and Economic Policy | HIV/AIDS | Poverty and Health | Public Health | Decentralization | Intergovernmental Organizations | NGOs and Civil Society | Participatory Planning | Policy Process | Political Systems | Peace & Peacekeeping | Post Conflict Reconstruction | Environmental Law | Indigenous Rights | External Debt | Globalisation & Financial Integration | Trade & Regional Integration | Aid Effectiveness | Economic Growth | Fiscal and Monetary Policy | Labour Markets | Child Labour | Water Resources Management | Irrigation | Research Dissemination