Hasaan Khawar

Hasaan Khawar is a senior international development and public policy expert and currently the team leader for SEED programme, a five year Sustainable Energy and Economic Development programme in KP. He is also a former civil servant and has worked on multiple projects across many countries in Asia and has diverse experience.

Content by Hasaan Khawar
  • Publication - Project Report

    A framework for development of Balochistan spatial strategy

    The development and use of Balochistan Spatial Strategy to support economic growth and investment decisions is a key priority for the Government of Balochistan. To this end, various multilateral institutions such as the World Bank or the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) could be approached to provide technical and financial support for the development of the...

    9 Mar 2021 | Nasir Javed, Fizzah Sajjad, Hasaan Khawar, Ijaz Nabi

  • Project

    Defining the contours of a spatial strategy for Balochistan

    Balochistan is Pakistan’s largest province by area and the least inhabited in terms of population. It is endowed with abundant natural resources (such as coal, copper, and gold) and is the largest supplier of natural gas. Two-thirds of the country’s coastline is also along its southern border. It sits at the intersection of key regional trade routes and corridors and...

    10 Mar 2020 | Nasir Javed, Fizzah Sajjad, Hasaan Khawar, Ijaz Nabi

  • Publication - Project Report

    Engagement with Punjab under CPEC: A proposed framework for industry

    25 Jun 2018 | Hasaan Khawar, Nazish Afraz, Ijaz Nabi, Usman Naeem

  • Project

    Engagement with Punjab under CPEC: A proposed framework for agriculture

    Within the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) there are several opportunities for Pakistan to increase its agricultural exports to China. Researchers assessed the scope of agricultural cooperation within CPEC between China and Pakistan and the current obstacles to Pakistan maximising its agricultural exports to China. Researchers found that better tariff...

    6 Nov 2017 | Hasaan Khawar, Mushtaq A. Khan, Nazish Afraz

  • Project

    Engagement with Punjab under CPEC: A proposed framework for industry

    The primary objective of this project is to support the Government of Punjab in devising a strategy to maximise the positive impact of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) on the industrial sector in Punjab. Since, the demand for it has come directly from the Secretary of the Punjab Industries, Commerce & Investment Department, it will ensure the necessary ownership...

    24 May 2017 | Hasaan Khawar, Nazish Afraz, Ijaz Nabi, Usman Naeem

  • Publication - Working Paper

    Exploring dynamics of cotton seed provision in Sindh (Working Paper)

    1 Feb 2013 | Muhammad Ahsan Rana, Hasaan Khawar, Ali Tahawer Gilani, Hassan Saleem Rana

  • Project

    Exploring Dynamics of the Cotton Seed Provision System in Sindh Province – Reducing Barriers to Entry in Cotton Seed Market

    Cotton production is critical to Pakistan’s economy. In 2011, it was grown by more than 1.3 million farmers on about 6.6 million acres, mainly in the provinces of Punjab and Sindh. Total annual cotton production in Pakistan has hovered around 12-13 million bales during the last 5 years. At this level of production, it contributed 6.9% to the value added in agriculture and...

    1 Oct 2012 | Muhammad Ahsan Rana, Ali Tahawer Gilani, Hasaan Khawar