Shakar is a project management specialist with extensive experience in project design, planning and implementation support. Solid knowledge of developing operational strategies, coordinating multistakeholder projects and providing technical advisory services.

Shakar has extensive experience in Pakistan/Afghanistan and Bangladesh. MSc in Development Studies from University of London UK and MA in International Relations. Major areas of expertise include: Process and Methodological Frameworks (Project Cycle Management-Conflict Sensititive Programme Management), Conflict and Post Disaster Rehabilitation (Natural Ressource Management, Disaster Risk Reduction, Rebuilding of Livelihoods and Institutional Governance Capacities)

Shakar Arbab has extensive experience in working in: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Pakistan. Major areas of expertise include: Analysis and research, Capacity assessments and development, Designing and managing multi-stakeholder processes, Disaster response and resilience-building operations, and Planning, strategy, programming and project development