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Azad Jammu and Kashmir

Introduction to the 1st Cohort of Young Parliamentary Associates 2017-2018

Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Babar Ayaz

Babar Ayaz has completed a BA (Hons) from GC University Lahore in Political Science, law and economics. He has been working as Young Parliamentary Associate (YPA)  in the Legislative Assembly of Azad Jammu and Kashmir since November 2017. Currently, he is engaged with the Public Accounts Committee and assists the Members through the development of research briefs and talking points as required. He is also working on Kashmir focussed parliamentary debates and democratic process in Azad Jammu and Kashmir.

 

Farhan Ali Khawaja

Farhan Ali Khawaja has completed a BBA (HONS) and MBA in Finance. He has been working as Young Parliamentary Associate (YPA) in the Legislative Assembly of Azad Jammu and Kashmir since July 2017. He has been assigned to undertake a variety of research topics. He has prepared a detailed research report regarding women empowerment in Pakistan and Sustainable Development Goals and their implementation.

 

Kiran Khan

Kiran Khan has complete an MPhil Economics from Quaid e Azam University. She has been working as Young Parliamentary Associate (YPA) in the Legislative Assembly of Azad Jammu and Kashmir since July 2017. She has been engaged with the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) and assigned to prepare minutes of the meetings and PAC reports. In addition, she also prepares research briefs for Assembly Members and Secretariat as requested.

 

Saba Aslam Khan

Saba Aslam Khan has completed her Masters in Sociology from University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir and is also pursuing her MPhil from Quaid-e-Azam University. She has been working as Young Parliamentary Associate (YPA) in the Legislative Assembly of Azad Jammu and Kashmir since July 2017. She is deployed in the research wing of the Assembly to provide research assistance to the Members on various issues as required. She has compiled a brief report on the Library of the AJK Assembly for the Honourable Speaker.

Siraj ul Munir

Siraj ul Munir has completed his Masters in International Relations. He has been working as Young Parliamentary Associate (YPA) in the Legislative Assembly of Azad Jammu and Kashmir since July 2017. Currently, he is working in the Legislative Department of the Assembly and assists the Secretariat to draft amendments in the AJK Legislative Assembly Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business. He also provides Honourable Members with research briefs on a variety of topics are as requested.