Safdar works on bank-wide policy and strategy issues. Before this, he worked in ADB’s Central and West Asia Department leading the preparation of country partnership strategies in Pakistan, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan. Safdar has substantial field experience and was based in ADB’s Pakistan Resident Mission for 8 years. He has also worked in prominent nonprofit organizations including the Aga Khan Foundation and The Asia Foundation, and has taught economics at the university level.
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Published on Thursday, 15 September 2016
ADB is working on a new strategy leading up to 2030 to build on Strategy 2020. The process of preparing the document through consultations is as important as the strategy itself.