Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

Iqra Munawar

Iqra Munawar

Assistant Media

About Me 

Iqra Munawar is a development practitioner and communication strategist. Her current professional duties focus on content creation for media engagements as well as writing opinion-based news articles on various socio-economic issues. Iqra holds a Master’s Graduate Degree in Development Studies for which she received a scholarship from the School of Social Science, PIDE Islamabad. Over the course of her academic career, Iqra was also involved in a wide array of co-curricular activities which have significantly contributed to furthering her skillset, including her intellectual prowess as well as leadership and management skills.

Currently, she serves as an Assistant Media at PIDE. She is responsible for managing the official Social Media accounts and creating engaging and informative content that aligns with the organization’s brand identity and objectives while expanding the outreach for various policy advocacy purposes.


  • Media and Communication
  • Development Economics
  • Social Science


Master’s in Development Studies

Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), Islamabad

2019 – 2021 

Bachelor’s in Commerce

Quaid-I-Azam University (QAU), Islamabad

2015- 2017

Contact Me 

Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

Social Links 

Contribution to PIDE Research

Tim Hortons and Pakistani Mindset

March 2023

A Call For Action

January 2023

The Economic Calamity of Flooding

December 2022

Revitalizing Pakistan’s Railway through ML-1

October 2022

Breaking the Taboos!!

June 2022

Gender Sensitization and Social Change

May 2022