Ms. Khawar Mumtaz

Ms. Khawar Mumtaz has been serving on PSDF’S Board of Directors since 2012. She is a Pakistani women’s rights activist, university lecturer and author, currently working as Chairperson of National Commission on the Status of Women. She has extensive experience of serving on national and international policy platforms, e.g., Pakistan National Steering Committee for FWCW, Beijing (1995), Lahore College for Women University, South Asia Centre for Policy Studies, IUCN-the World Conservation Union, and the Society for International Development. Ms. Mumtaz is also one of the founder members of the Women Action Forum. Previously, she has also worked as CEO Shirkat Gah, a leading women’s rights and development organization.