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Entrenched poverty is denying opportunities to millions of Pakistanis and undermining Pakistan's long term stability and prosperity. Our team in Pakistan is working to reduce poverty and build a prosperous democratic Pakistan with a focus on education, health, governance and economic growth which will help the poor and improve stability in the country, the region, and beyond.

Leading DFID Pakistan’s Education Innovation and Outreach team

I landed in Islamabad, Pakistan, 2 years ago to take up the post of Senior Education Adviser and Team Leader. Having worked all my life in education in the UK I was new to international development, leading a new team …