Zia Ur Rehman
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The blog contains Zia Ur Rehman's written reports and commentaries about Pakistan and Afghanistan, covering a range of issues including militancy, development, politics and human rights.
Zia Ur Rehman is a journalist and social researcher associated with Central Asia Online and Weekly Hum Shehri and his writes up also appears in The News, Jamestown Foundation, New York Times, The Friday Times, The National, Himal South Asian, Pique and Counter Current. He has also worked with Open Society Foundation, Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) and Labour Education Foundation (LEF). He belongs from Swat Valley of Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa but lives in Karachi. He did his graduations in Mass Communications and Gender Studies from University of Karachi.