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Haider Yaqub

Plan International China Country Director
Mr Haider W Yaqub, Deputy Regional Director, Programmes, ARO, Plan International

Haider is a seasoned development professional with over 30 years’ experience in planning, implementing, monitoring and evaluating integrated rights-based poverty-alleviation programmes in developing countries focusing on children. 

He comes with a veritable arsenal of strengths, including working with children, strategic planning, institutional development, policy and financial analysis, budgeting, working in partnerships and alliance building, scaling up of innovative programs, as well as managing teams of multi-sectoral experts in a variety of areas.

At the operational level Haider has been extensively involved in providing programmatic support, as well as  monitoring, researching and evaluating programmes such as primary health care, water and sanitation, adolescent reproductive health, early childcare and primary education, flexible microfinance, sustainable livelihood interventions, child protection, national park management, human settlement planning, and land use management.