Mr. Adnan Alam is a trained project management professional with a blend of theoretical as well as practical experience in planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation, of public sector development programs as well as of donor funded programs - with knowledge of policies and procedures used by government organizations, donor agencies, and higher education institutes for monitoring and evaluation. He also holds master’s degree in Project Management.
Over the last ten years he has been working on various monitoring and evaluation assignments and has designed robust M&E systems both for large and complex organizations, as well as smaller projects and programs. He has also developed M&E Frameworks, Performance Management Plans, and Monitoring Plans for international, national and local organizations. Further he has also managed 3rd party monitoring and validation, Data Quality Assessments, household surveys, baseline studies and evaluations.
As head of M&E unit in Multi Sectoral Nutrition Center (MSNC), Planning and Development Department, Government of the Punjab he developed Strong M&E system to capture the implementation of Punjab Multi Sectoral Nutrition Strategy implemented by various department of the Government of Punjab namely- Primary & Secondary Healthcare Department; School Education Department; Agriculture Department, Fisheries Department ; Livestock Department; HUD/PHE WASH Department; Food Department; Population Welfare Department; Higher Education Department; Women Development Department; Literacy & Non-Formal Basic Education Department; Auqaf& Religious Affairs Department; Youth Affairs Department; Information & Culture Department; Punjab Food Authority; and Punjab Social Protection Authority (PSPA) in 36 districts of the Punjab province. He was also able to develop Multi Sectoral Nutriton Road/Stocktake to be presented to the Chief Minister of the Punjab province.
Before Planning and Development Department Mr. Adnan was working with USAID funded programs namely- U.S Pakistan Center for Advance Studies in Energy and Municipal Services program. U.S Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Energy program was a joint program of three universities i.e. Arizona State University USA, National University of Science and Technology, Pakistan and University of Engineering and Technology Peshawar, Pakistan.
Similarly, Municipal Service Program was a huge program of USIAD implemented by Local Government & Rural Development Department, Government of Khyber Pukhtunkhaw, Pakistan.
Mr. Adnan has also worked at the federal level with Government of Pakistan in the Pakistan Stone Development Company, Ministry of Industries and Production, Government of Pakistan where he was mainly responsible for the implementation of project implemented through Public Sector Development funds. He has also managed small programs funded by UNICEF, UNDP, World Bank, JIZ and UNEP etc.
Team building, dedication, integrity, result oriented, passion of learning new applications and tools, analysis and presentation of data, precise and focused attitude, producing results under pressure and compliance to standards and quality are some of his traits.
Mr. Adnan Alam can be reached on the following contact-
Name: Mr. Adnan Alam
Designation: Assistant Director – Monitoring & Evaluation