Core Team

Muhammad Ijaz Joiya
Additional Deputy Commissioner
Finance & Planning/Additional Deputy Commissioner (General) (Additional Charge) BS-18 PMS Officer is holding charge of the post of District Administrator, Afghan Refugees Camp, Kot Chandna, Mianwali since July 2018.

Muhammad Usman Ghani
Project Officer (Management/Settlement/Legal)
Serving as Project Officer (Management/Settlement/Legal) in the Commissionerate Afghan Refugees Punjab, Government of Pakistan, Ministry of State & Frontier Region since November 2010. He has been Advocate since 2004, and Advocate High Court since 2006, and has diversified experience of working with Government and Non-Government Organization in United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) projects for refugee’s rights, and also worked with human rights Organizations as Pro bono Lawyer. He has been providing free legal aid and assistance to refugees, women and children by releasing the juvenile offenders from jail. He is passionate to serve humanity and country with his experience and expertise gained through national and international training courses and also as Defender and Attorney of human rights. He has authored a book on “Law and Human Rights Issues”. He has attended International trainings/courses in Thailand, Srilanka and Germany, and has also marked his appearences through video presentation at International Conferences in Canada. He is actively engaged in research work pertaining to law and human rights.

Samina Iqbal
Solution Strategy / Repatriation Officer
Working as Solution Strategy / Repatriation Officer in the the Commissionerate Afghan Refugees Punjab, Government of Pakistan, Ministry of State & Frontier Region. She holds Master degree in Political Science with major subject International Relations. She has previously worked as an Educationist, and also worked with different organizations i.e. GVO, SPO, Aurat Foundation & SAP on child rights, women violence, human rights and disaster management and women empowerment.