I am a development professional with more than eleven years of working experience in multidisciplinary Monitoring, Evaluation and Research (MER), Social Behavior Change Communication (SBCC), stakeholders liaison, external communication, donor reporting, capacity building, training, program development and gender integration in program interventions. My skill set and expertise include designing, implementing, and supervising research and evaluation studies proposal development, situation analysis, scientific research studies, rapid assessment MER tools development, developing concepts notes, budgeting, data collection, cleaning and analysis report writing, communication and coordination with stakeholders and program team
Worth-mentioning Achievements are
1.03 Impact assessment studies conducted of long-term on-going programmes of SRSO aptly National Poverty Graduation Programme NPGP, Livelihood Enhancement Plan LEP and People Poverty Reduction Programme PPRP.
2.03 proposals written and successfully won for the organisation
3.Development of research tools, data analysis, presentations and fundraising is doing usually
4.05 research-based studies supervised and facilitated the different scientific-based research trials on Public health, health systems and nutrition and child health.
5.Design and Implement the ME framework and ensure compliance status to donors
6.Identify performance indicators, develop quality assurance strategies
7.To ensure efficient monitoring and evaluation of all projects.
8.Ensure that all project MR plans and log frames align with organizatizations overall goals and targets.
9.To assist project teams to prepare and implement project-specific targets and plans for data collection and monitoring.
10.To design, implement, monitor and provide technical guidance to monitoring teams for ensuring the quality of data collection and validation.
11.More than 500 street children were brought back to mainstream formal education.
12.Supervised the teams consisting of about 45 members etc.
Further, details are given in my professional CV.
Planning, Designing, conducting and implementing research/impact assessment studies of the ongoing and completed programmes.
Conduct intermediate/mid-term evaluation studies and monitoring of the projects/programmes
Write proposals and concepts for the fund-raising of the organization.
Conducted intermediate impact Assessment study of National Poverty Graduation Programme (NPGP).
Conducted impact Assessment study of Livelihood Enhancement and Protection (LEP) project.
Developing assessment tools, concept notes, presentations, budgeting, implementation plans and descriptive reports
Conducting routine monitoring and evaluation of ongoing projects
Developed of resource like research tools, methodology, guidelines and manuals for the project.
Development of reports, project briefs, progress reporting for further use and dissemination
Developed linkages and maintain effective coordination with the legislators, key government departments like health, PPHI, LHW, Nutrition cell, polio program, partners and civil society organizations.
Converting practical knowledge into designing of advocacy campaigns, programmes and concept papers through pitching new ideas and field knowledge Facilitate learning and knowledge sharing events between stakeholders through exposure and experience sharing activities
Facilitating National, Provincial and District level engagements with government departments, civil society networks, and partners.
Establish a strong relationship with relevant provincial ministries/departments and other institutions for collaboration, support, capacity building and policy influencing.
Technical support to field teams in order to accomplish activities with timeline.
Troubleshooting and numbers of refusal and community conflicts managed successfully through inclusive approach.
Assisted in building WASH facilities; 240 hand pumps and 505 latrines during intervention period with 37% of community contribution in three tranche.
547 members of Village Health Committee are trained on prevention of Diarrhea and Pneumonia
Developed research tools; questionnaire, interview guide, PPTs and training manual
Formation of Village Based Committees for creating demand on Immunization, imparting awareness on importance of hygiene, safe drinking water, sanitation, exclusive breastfeeding and use of ORS in order to manage water-borne diseases at household.
Took lead at field level in both qualitative and quantitative parts of the studies; Community Mobilization and Community Incentivization (CoMIC), Surgeons OverSeas Assessment of Surgical Needs (SOSAS), Personnel, Infrastructure, Procedures, Equipment and Supplies( PIPES), School Age Children Health and Nutrition Survey (SCANS), AD-HAWS and Schools Environment Survey (SES) etc over the period of time with AKU.
Team lead role as a manager providing technical support to Partner Organizations (POs) on child protection and child rights governance in Sindh.
Developed DevCon to become a formal member of Child Protection Authority, Sindh.
Signed off MoU with the Vice Chancellor of University of Sindh, Jamshoro for incorporating Child Rights as a subject in Sociology and Social work departments’ curriculum.
Trained officials of police, social welfare, education, and labor of districts Larkana, Dadu, Shaheed Benazir Abad and Shikarpur on policies related to children in Sindh
Formed Child Protection Committees (CPCs) and District Vigilance Committees (DVCs) on restraint of child marriages in the project intervention districts.
Formed Child Rights Advocacy Networks (CRAN) in each intervention district in order to built sense of creating demand for their basic rights.
Managed around a team of 45 staff members at outreach locations of Karachi, Dadu and Larkana
Successfully implemented EveryOne Campaign, 1000 Golden Days of Child Immunization and Nutrition Program in Sindh in partnership with LHWs Program
Raised awareness among mothers on importance of breastfeeding through Every One Campaign
Supervised Partner Organization (PO) DevCon-An Association for Rural Development and provided technical support in executing the projects activities
Supervised and accomplished two projects with the POs effectively and efficiently
• Successfully brought back around 500 street children to formal schools through imparting non-formal education, life-
based skills education and mobilized them to get birth registration
• Efficiently managed and supervised 15 staff members of the Centre