National Disaster Risk Management
Cordially invites you at

Optimizing Impact – Investing in Resilient and Adaptive Future of Pakistan

NDRMF scope of interventions and impact in addressing emerging threats and challenges
in contributing to Resilient Pakistan


Thursday, 31st August 2023


Sheesh Mahal Hall, Serena Hotel, Islamabad


  • Recitation of the Holy Quran / Prayers.
  • National Anthem in Sign Language by the CBM Team
  • Opening Video
  • TIME : 9:30
  • DURATION : 60 Minutes


Opening Remarks

Mr. Bilal Anwar

CEO NDRMFRemarks by

Mr. Mohammad Jehanzeb Khan

Chairman Board of Directors NDRMFRemarks by

Mr. Young Ye

Country Director,
Asian Development BankKeynote Address

Sami Saeed

Hon. Federal Minister Planning Development & Special Initiatives

Launching Ceremony

  • TIME : 10:30
  • DURATION : 30 Minutes

Launch of NDRMF Annual Corporate Report

Mr. Mohammad Jehanzeb Khan

Chairman Board of
Directors of NDRMF
Launch of Redesigned NDRMF Website

Mr. Sami Saeed & CBM Team

Hon. Federal Minister Planning Development & Special
InitiativesLaunch of NDRMF YouTube Channel

Mr. Rashid AbdelRahman AlAli

Charge d Affairs
of the United Arab Emirates in Pakistan
11:00 – 11:15 Coffee Break

Optimizing the Impact of NDRMF in Dealing with Emerging Challenges of

  • TIME : 11:15
  • DURATION : 60 Minutes

Presentation on NDRMF’s Strategic Framework – Mr. Bilal Anwar, CEO NDRMF

Panel Discussion


Mr. Raja Rehan Arshad

Retired Lead DRM Specialist, World Bank Group

Mr. Bilal Anwar


Panelist Organization / Agency
1. Mr. Young Ye Country Director, Asian Development Bank
2. Mr. Gailius J Draugelis Acting Country Director, World Bank
3. Mr. Ali Yazdani Pakistan Representative, Islamic Development Bank(IsDB)
4. Ms. Sandra Baldwin Acting Development Director, British High Commission
5. Ms. Ouafae Sananes Deputy Director, AFD
6. Ms. Nadia Rehman Member Board of Directors, NDRMF

Enhancing Partnerships

  • TIME : 12:15
  • DURATION : 15 Minutes

Video Showcase – Pakistan’s First Ever EXPO on Disaster Risk Reduction (PEDRR 23)



Idrees Mahsud

Member Disaster Risk Reduction, NDMAOn behalf of

Lieutenant General Inam Haider Malik

Chairman NDMA

NDRMF Contributions and Impact in Building Disaster Resilience

  • TIME : 12:30
  • DURATION : 30 Minutes

Video Showcase – NDRMF Provincial InterventionsMODERATOR : Ms.Farah Sadia

Mr. Mohyuddin Ahmed Wani

Chief Secretary, GB

Dr. Abid Bodla

Member Water, P&D Punjab

Ms. Nusrat Nasab

CEO, Agha Khan Agency for Habitat

Dr. Mohammad Asif Iqbal

CEO, Muslim Aid Pakistan

Mr. Asif Shirazi

CEO, Islamic Relief Pakistan

Mr. Innayat Channa

Focal Person for NDRMF Projects, Sindh Irrigation Department

Mr. Hyder Raza

Project Director, Climate Change Project, Sindh

Mr. Mehmood Mumtaz Rathor

Project Director, Landslide Project, C&W Department AJ&K

Director General

Emergency Rescue Services 1122, Gilgit Baltistan


on 4RF by Mo PD&SI

Role of the Private Sector in Resilience Building – Stakeholder Perspectives

  • TIME : 1:00
  • DURATION : 60 Minutes

MODERATOR : Mr.Fawad Hayat-Head of Climate Change, NDRMF

Panel Discussion

Mr. Yousaf Siddiqui

CEO, Engro Energy

Mr. Sarfaraz Ahmed Rehman

CEO, Fauji Fertilizer Company

Mr. Mujtaba Hyder Khan

CEO, REON Energy

Dr. Ayesha Khan

Regional Managing Director, Acumen Fund

M Altaf Madraswala

GM Operation, National Insurance Company Limited

Mr. Faisal Janjua

Chancellor, IAC

Ms. Fatima Arshad

Head of Business Communication and Sustainability, Uniliver pakistan

Ms. Aatekah Mir-Khan

Corporate Manager Public Policy and Issues, Nestle Pakistan

Closing Remarks

  • TIME : 2:00
  • DURATION : 30 Minutes

Remarks by

Mr. Syed Zafar Ali Shah

Secretary Ministry of Planning, Development and Special
Closing Remarks

Ms. Shamshad Akhtar

Hon. Federal Minister for FinanceWrap Up

Mr. Bilal Anwar

Time: 2:30 Lunch

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