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Global Go To Think Tank Index (GGTTI) 2020 launched                    111,75 Think Tanks across the world ranked in different categories.                SDPI is ranked 90th among “Top Think Tanks Worldwide (non-US)”.           SDPI stands 11th among Top Think Tanks in South & South East Asia & the Pacific (excluding India).            SDPI notches 33rd position in “Best New Idea or Paradigm Developed by A Think Tank” category.                SDPI remains 42nd in “Best Quality Assurance and Integrity Policies and Procedure” category.              SDPI stands 49th in “Think Tank to Watch in 2020”.            SDPI gets 52nd position among “Best Independent Think Tanks”.                           SDPI becomes 63rd in “Best Advocacy Campaign” category.                   SDPI secures 60th position in “Best Institutional Collaboration Involving Two or More Think Tanks” category.                       SDPI obtains 64th position in “Best Use of Media (Print & Electronic)” category.               SDPI gains 66th position in “Top Environment Policy Tink Tanks” category.                SDPI achieves 76th position in “Think Tanks With Best External Relations/Public Engagement Program” category.                    SDPI notches 99th position in “Top Social Policy Think Tanks”.            SDPI wins 140th position among “Top Domestic Economic Policy Think Tanks”.               SDPI is placed among special non-ranked category of Think Tanks – “Best Policy and Institutional Response to COVID-19”.                                            Owing to COVID-19 outbreak, SDPI staff is working from home from 9am to 5pm five days a week. All our staff members are available on phone, email and/or any other digital/electronic modes of communication during our usual official hours. You can also find all our work related to COVID-19 in orange entries in our publications section below.    The Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) is pleased to announce its Twenty-third Sustainable Development Conference (SDC) from 14 – 17 December 2020 in Islamabad, Pakistan. The overarching theme of this year’s Conference is Sustainable Development in the Times of COVID-19. Read more…       FOOD SECIRITY DASHBOARD: On 4th Nov, SDPI has shared the first prototype of Food Security Dashboard with Dr Moeed Yousaf, the Special Assistant to Prime Minister on  National Security and Economic Outreach in the presence of stakeholders, including Ministry of National Food Security and Research. Provincial and district authorities attended the event in person or through zoom. The dashboard will help the government monitor and regulate the supply chain of essential food commodities.

Research

All staff

Aimen Babur

Project Assistant

Research/Asia Study Center

Amna Zaidi

Sr. Project Associate

Research/Business Development Unit

Syed Saddam Haider

Project Assistant

Research/Asia Study Center

Fahad Khan

Project Assistant

Research/Business Development Unit

Abdullah Khalid

Project Assistant

Research/Resilient Development Program

Ahad Nazir

Project Coordinator/ Head Center for Private Sector Engagement

Research/Center for Private Sector Engagement

Syed Ali Wasif Naqvi

Research Associate

Research/Centre for Health Policy and Innovation

Rabia Tabassum

Research Associate

Research/Business Development Unit

Syed Hassan Murtaza

Research Coordinator

Research/Research Coordination Unit

Asif Javed

Project Associate

Research/Economic Growth Unit

Ahmed Awais Khaver

Research Associate

Research/Resilient Development Program

Muhammad Awais Umar

Research Associate

Research/Resilient Development Program

Rana Junaid Zahid

Project Director

Research

Fareeha Armughan

Associate Research Fellow

Research

Mahnoor Arshad

Project Associate

Research/Economic Growth Unit

Syed Qasim Ali Shah

Deputy Executive Director/Director Business Development Unit

Research/Business Development Unit

Vaqar Ahmed

Joint Executive Director

Research/Economic Growth Unit

Shafqat Munir Ahmed

Research Fellow/ Director Resilient Development Program and Director Policy Outreach

Research/Resilient Development Program

Shakeel Ahmed Ramay

Consultant - Senior Researcher

Research/Asia Study Center

Sajid Amin Javed

Research Fellow

Research/Economic Growth Unit

Mahmood A. Khwaja

Senior Advisor C & SID

Research/Advisory

Sana Malik

Research Associate

Research/Resilient Development Program

Ali Rehmat

Project Assistant

Research/Resilient Development Program

Kashif Majeed Salik

Associate Research Fellow

Research/Enviorment/ Climate Change Unit

Khansa Naeem

Project Assistant

Research/Social Media Unit