Mome Saleem

Founding Executive Director Institute of Urbanism

Short vita

Ms. Mome Saleem, founded Institute of Urbanism (IU) -an Islamabad based think tank in Oct 2019- with the aim to work towards sustainable urban development in Pakistan through research, dialogue among pertinent stakeholders and policy advice.She had worked at national and international level for the last 12 years on themes such as resource equity, climate change, gender, diplomacy and peace & security. She is member and convener of various governmental, national, regional and global forums including Prime Minister’s Climate Change Council-Pakistan, Non-Muslim Parliamentary Caucus, Green Parliamentary Caucus and Women Parliamentarian’s Council, elected advisor and founding member of the Global Diplomacy Lab -Berlin, member climate change at South Asia Women Network, member of the Fair Global Deal Group.  She has an M.Phil in Peace and Conflict Studies from National Defence University and Masters in Anthropology from Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad.