CDPR is a non-profit association of independent researchers/policy advisors based in Pakistan.

Zara Salman

Chief Executive Officer

Zara Salman has worked in various areas of research such as education, health, governance, trade and industry. She has extensive experience working on donor projects with the World Bank, FCDO, USAID and UNICEF. Ms. Salman has also worked with government departments, providing evidence based research to help formulate policies. She has a keen interest in encouraging research uptake that allows informed decisions by all stakeholders.

Ms.Salman has completed her MSc in Development Studies from the London School of Economics and Political Science and BSc Economics from Lahore University of Management Sciences.