Anjana Raza

Anjana Raza
Head of Education

Anjana has twenty years of experience in social development.  She started her career as a teacher, worked in an IT company, and moved on to full time work in the development education sector. Her work with local Pakistani NGOs and CARE International enabled her to work not just across Pakistan but in India and Bangladesh. She joined DIL in Pakistan as the ED in 2009. In 2011 Anjana moved to the UK to continue her work in Education working as a consultant.

Her interest and work straddles education, technology integration and social inclusion. Each of them carry a particular focus on the empowerment of deprived populations entangled in socially volatile situations under diverse circumstances. Consequently, her experience and expertise, drawn directly from the field in South Asia, add considerable value to a well-informed and insightful analysis of complex environments.

As Head of Education at the Trust, Anjana’s work involves providing leadership, promoting team and staff development, ensuring high quality outcomes and integrating learning, culture and knowledge.