Quratulain Fatima

Agency for Barani Areas Development,
Project Lead

Get to know Quratulain

Quratulain is a policy practitioner working extensively in rural and conflict-ridden areas of Pakistan. Her focus is gender inclusive development and conflict prevention. She is first woman to join the Pakistan Airforce, and only Pakistani woman to serve in public service and military. Quratulain holds an advanced degree from Oxford, and is currently working on intersection of water, conflict, technology and gender. She has saved 24 minority religion sites in rural Punjab from illegal occupation, and was a core team member for UN-World Bank flagship study, “Pathways for Peace: Inclusive approaches to preventing violent conflict”. She was named BuildPeace Fellow 2017-18 and Oxford Global Leadership initiative Fellow 2016."