Ambassador of Pakistan
Embassy of Pakistan
Award-winning journalist with 20 years of experience in broadcast and print media. Former Editor, Herald news magazine, Pakistan. While in Parliament, focused on foreign and security policy, human rights legislation and media. November 2011, appointed Pakistan's Ambassador to the United States. Recipient of honours including: Jeanne Kirkpatrick Award, Women's Democracy Network (2011); Freedom Award, Association of Television Journalists (2009); International Peace Award, Human Rights Commission (2008). Ranked as Pakistan's Most Important Woman by the March 2011 issue of Newsweek Pakistan. Identified as one of 2011's Top Global Thinkers by Foreign Policy magazine.