Mr. Muhammad Iqbal Durrani

Mr. Iqbal is working as the Vice Chancellor in Abasyn University, Peshawar, Pakistan. He offered his services as Registrar in Sarhad University, Peshawar in 2005-2007 and Voice Chancellor at Qurtuba University in 2001-2005.


Mr. Fazal-ur-Rehman

Mr. Rehman  is currently working as Director, China Study Centre and East Asia, at the Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad (ISS), Pakistan. He holds a Masters degree in Defense and Strategic Studies from the Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad (1984), a diploma in “Conflict Resolution” from Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University, Sweden (1989), a certificate in “National Security” from Institute of Political Science Christian-Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany (1994) and is a graduate of the ‘Executive Course’ from Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, Honolulu, USA, (2000). Mr. Rahman, has to his credit more than 25 research articles and 45 monthly issues of ‘Afghanistan Report’ of the ISS Conflict and Crisis Analysis Team in co-authorship. Also he has co-edited a book entitled, ‘Afghanistan: Looking to the Future’. He has participated in several international conferences/seminars and bilateral dialogues within the country and outside.


Dr. Mazhar Iqbal

Dr. Mazhar worked as Associate professor at Khyber Medical College, Peshawar, Pakistan. He  also served as a visiting lecturer at Institute of Computer and Management Sciences (ICMS), Peshawar . Dr. Mazhar has been teaching and supervising student research projects of MBBS students. He has been doctor in charge of the Dialysis unit of Gharyan Central Teaching hospital, Libya from 14/07/2005 to 13/07/2007. Besides his work, he has actively participated in social sector development and has organised several awareness raising seminars, first aid training programmes and has been part of medical aid camps in the far flung areas of Pakistan.


Ms. Sameena Imtiaz

Ms. Sameena Imtiaz is the founding head of the Peace Education And Development (PEAD) Foundation and is currently working as the Executive Director. She holds a Masters Degree from University of Peshawar. She holds certificate course on “Transforming Civil Conflict”  from The Network University, Amsterdam and “ Human Rights and Citizenship Education “ from Institute of Educational Development (IED), Agha Khan University & the Canadia International Institute for Applied Negotiations (CIIAN). She is also the Executive Producer at NEWSCOM, a private video Production Company. Ms. Sameena is the author of many publications  including  “First Step Towards Peace” a training manual on peace and conflict resolution , a teacher’s training manual on “Values Education” , a series of publications on “Environment-a social responsibility” and a training manual on Peace Education. She conducts trainings on peace and conflict resolution, gender /human rights issues.