Khalid Aziz



Designation: Former Chief Secretary N.W.F.P
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Khalid Aziz is a former civil service officer having more than 30 years experience with an outstanding service record in various jobs under the federal and provincial governments. He headed the NWFP Planning Environment & Development Department for six years and played a major role in transforming NWFP. He also headed the province as its Chief Secretary. After government service he started his own development consultancy firm in 2003. He writes extensively on the region.

Educational Background

M.Phil Development Studies Wolfson College Cambridge University UK (1981)
Studied Politics Philosophy & Economics at Queens College Oxford UK (1967 69)
M.A Political Science Peshawar University (1967)

Experience in government

Headed for over 6 years a multi disciplinary and multi sectoral planning team of more than100 officers for implementing a transformation plan for the province of NWFP and tribal areas of Pakistan (1990 96)
Formulated and executed poppy – substitution projects in NWFP and tribal areas (1992 94)
Led the team in creating and then implementing Sustainable Development policies for NWFP (1994 96)
Formulated Hydel and Mineral policies for Pakistan (1995)
Chief Negotiator for NWFP to the Indus Water Accord (1992)

Experience of consultancy work

Reviewed in a report ?Alignment of Poverty Policy Framework in NWFP? future steps for NWFPs poverty strategy (2006)
Reviewed the NWFP planning processes for a study which was finally used by the World Bank in their Economic Report on NWFP (2005)
Proposed reforms in the SWISS assisted Livelihood Project in the poverty stricken region of D.I. Khan district in North West Frontier Province of Pakistan (2005)
Recommended capacity building for Pakistans Economics Affairs Division in collaboration with German Technical Assistance (2005)
Advised UN team as senior regional advisor in implementing out of country registration of voters & elections for the Afghan Presidency (2004)
Prepared and implemented mandate for converting the worlds largest refugee education project BEFARe (Basic education for Afghan refugees) into an NGO (2003)

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