Dr. Baela Raza Jamil

Ms. Baela Raza Jamil is a public policy specialist and currently the Director of Programmes at Idara-e-Taleem-o-Aagahi (ITA), the Director of the Institute for Professional Learning, a coordinator at the South Asia Forum for Education Development (SAFED) and a Managing Trustee at the Sanjan Nagar Public Education Trust. She is also affiliated with the Technical Advisory Group of the UN Secretary General’s Global Initiative on Education, the Advisory Board of the Global Monitoring Report, the Advisory Board Assessment at the UNESCO Institute of Statistics, the Pakistan Coalition for Education (PCE), BAICE, CIES, SAFED, ARNEC and ASBAE. In the past, she has served as Technical Adviser to the Ministry for Education. Her areas of expertise include education quality, community-based initiatives for education access, early childhood education, district education planning, local governance and public-private partnerships. Her academic experience includes degrees from the University of London, Rosemont College, Harvard University and the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS).