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Government Liaison Lead Aimal Hakim

Aimal Hakim is a policy and research professional who has worked within the governmental and non-governmental sectors in Afghanistan for more than 15 years in a variety of operational, policy, research, and capacity development roles. He serves as government liaison lead on the USAID Promote: Women in Government (WIG) project.

by Aimal Hakim

Facilitating Gender Equitable Policy Reform: Four Principles

Policy reform and implementation are always a challenge for donors and implementing partners. In transitional states, this process is even more complicated by shifting incentives and priorities. A facilitative approach can overcome these challenges. We have witnessed this in Afghanistan, where the right balance of coordination and direct technical assistance is accelerating reforms to promote…