Dr Maryam Tanwir
Her recent research and professional responsibilities have focused on International development, politics of governance and gender relations. She is currently working for the World Bank as a gender consultant for the Pakistan Trade and Investment policy program. Prior to that, she worked as an evaluation consultant for the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Rome, Italy. She also worked as a gender consultant for the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), in Rome, Italy. The work focused on the evaluation of the development initiatives of these organizations with a focus on gender, poverty, institutional efficiency and economic growth. Prior to her PhD, she worked as urban economist for the government of Punjab, in Pakistan. She has also worked as a research associate for the Anti-money laundering project, for the World Bank.