About Us

The Human Resource Development Network (HRDN) was established to facilitate networking and knowledge sharing by the professionals involved in the development of Human Resource in Pakistan. The network emerged as a leading network of not- for –profit sector of Pakistan with largest footprints of national and international development organizations working in Pakistan.

  • Vision

    "Competent human resource to achieve professional excellence towards sustainable development"

    Mission Statement

    “To enhance the individual and institutional competencies by facilitating capacity development and evidence based policy advocacy”


    a) To influence policy by evidence based advocacy towards sustainable development.

    b) To provide a platform for exchanging ideas and experiences with a view towards promoting human development.

    c) To set and regularly review quality and self-regulatory standards for development sector in light of best practices around the world.

    d) To establish and strengthen partnerships with national and international institutions and practitioners operating within the human development sphere.

    e) To support individuals & organizations in improving training related research methodologies, improving training quality and capacity building endeavors.

    f) To organize national & international events in order to enhance synergies between development partners and promote learning and knowledge sharing through networking.

  • Mr. Roomi S. Hayaat
    Chairperson/Founder Member BoD
    Ms. Afshan Tehseen
    Founder Member BoD
    Development Specialist Pakistan
    Mr. Abdul Rashid Chaudhry
    Founder Member BoD
    Mr. Ch. Haq Nawaz Khan
    Founder Member BoD
    Retired DG Agriculture Extension Services AJK
    Ms. Aqeela Tahir
    Founder Member BoD
    Manager Human Resource Plan International, Pakistan
    Ms. Robeela Bangash
    Founder Member BoD
    Development Specialist Freelance Consultant
    Mr. Mahmood Akhter Cheema
    Founder Member BoD
    Country Representative IUCN Pakistan
    Khalid Masood Chaudhry
    Off-Farm Employment Specialist
From Year [ 2014-2017 ]
Mr. Roomi S. Hayat
Chairperson BoD/Founder Member

Chief Executive Officer
Institute of Rural Management (IRM), Pakistan
Ms. Afshan Tehseen
Founder Member BoD

Development Specialist, Pakistan
Mr. Abdur Rashid Chaudhary
Founder Member BoD

Chief Executive Officer
DOVE (Develop Our Valuable Earth), Pakistan
Mr. Chaudhary Haq Nawaz Khan
Founder Member BoD

Director General (Red.)
Agriculture Extension Services, AJK
Mr. Amjad Iqbal Khan
Professional Member BoD

Regional Programme Manager
NRSP Rahimyar Khan
Mr. Khuwaja Tariq Iqbal
Professional Member BoD

VTEC Institute of Rural Management, Rawalpindi
Mr. Sahibzada Jawad Alfaizi
Professional Member BoD

Chief Executive Officer
Saiban Development Organisation
Ms. Uzera Nishat
Professional Member BoD

Manager HR
Water Aid, Pakistan
Mr. Nasar Iqbal Butt
General Member BoD

Manager Finance & Contracts
NRSP-USAID Small Grants Ambassador Fund
Farmer Friend Organization
Organizational Member BOD
Moojaz Foundation
Organizational Member BOD
Saibaan Development Organization
Organizational Member BOD
From Year [ 2012-2014 ]
From Year [ 2008-2011 ]
From Year [ 2005-2008 ]
From Year [ 2002-2005 ]

    Care International
    International Labour Organization
    Norwegian Embassy
    Save The Children-UK
    Creative Associate International Inc.
    Action Aid Pakistan
    Packard Foundation
    AURAT Foundation

    Gender Equality Program
    World Vision
    Canadian Red Cross
    International Rescue Committee

    Umeed Jawan
    JANG Group
    FM 100

  • Suhail Awan
    Executive Director -HRDN
    Sana Tariq Qureshi
    PO- Networking & Linkages

    Babar Nazir
    PO- HR & Capacity building

    Summeya Zafar
    Executive Assistant
    Kalsoom Hasnain
    PO-Monitoring & Evaluation
    Aslam Khan
    Finance Manager
    Khurram Abbas Malik
    Project Manager
    Haider Said
    Project Advisor
    Farzana Ali Shah
    Project Manager
    Shamim Khan
    Team Leader
    Muhammad Fahim
    Program Officer – Admin & Finance
    Aftab Elahi
    Administrative & Finance Officer
    Mustansar Ejaz Qureshi
    Internal Audit
    Asma Saleem
    JPO Communication & Outreach
    Talha Zubair
    PO-Software development