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

    b) To influence policy by evidence based advocacy towards sustainable development for the civil society organizations.

    c) To support individuals & organizations in improving training related research methodologies, improving training quality and capacity building endeavors to promote

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

    e) To pool and share training resources i.e. training materials, facilities, equipment, premises, resource persons etc.

    f) To set and regularly review quality standards in training in light of best practices around the world.

  • 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
Institute of Rural Management(IRM), Pakistan
Ms. Afshan Tehseen
Development Specialist, Pakistan
Mr. Abdur Rashid Chaudhary
DOVE (Develop Our Valuable Earth)
Mr. Chaudhary Haq Nawaz Khan
Retired DG Agriculture Extension Services AJK
Mr. Amjad Iqbal Khan
Regional Programme Manager
Ms. Uzera Nishat
Head of HR-Management System International
Mr. Khuwaja Tariq Iqbal
Mr. Nasar Iqbal Butt
Manager Finance & Contracts
National Rural Support Program
Saibaan Development Organization
Organizational Member
Moojaz Foundation
Organizational Member
Farmer Friend Organization
Organizational Member
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
    Talha Zubair
    PO-Software development