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    Mr. Ahmed is a Project Manager with DevCon: An Association of Rural Development in Pakistan. His duties include advocacy work with government agencies, providing services to child victims of violence, conducting fact-finding investigations, and training teachers on child-friendly schooling. Mr. Ahmed received a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and Master’s degrees in both English Literature and Sociology from Shah Abdul Latif University. He is a founding member of three non-governmental organizations focused on human rights and development. As a Humphrey Fellow, Mr. Ahmed hopes to learn new and effective approaches for sensitizing healthcare providers to human rights issues. He plans to undertake a project incorporating human rights advocacy into graduate degree programs for healthcare providers in his home country of Pakistan.