Wafa Hafiz has been working in results measurement for more than 16 years. She was one of the key founder team members in designing and implements the results measurement system in Swisscontact Katalyst, one of the first organizations to contribute to the development of the DCED Standard. Wafa Hafiz works as the 'Project Delivery lead' ensuring all projects and assignments undertaken by H&S is delivered with quality, and is responsible for signing off.
Wafa has completed the Advanced Training on the DCED Standard, and also a presenter in DCED Global seminar in Bangkok. Wafa is one of the Directors of H&S Biz Associates Limited.
Wafa has an array consultancy experience across South-east Asia and the pacific , East & West Africa, and Australia in designing, and implementing the standard in various program. She has worked with GEMS1, HICF, MOST &WAFM (DFID funded programs), GROW (SIDA funded program, and ECF (a DFAT, formerly known as AUSAID funded program) among others in implementing the standard. Alongside results measurement, Wafa’s areas of expertise include value chain analysis, market development, M4P, VFM Analysis and Women’s Economic Empowerment in the context of M4P.
Nahid Sarwar , an accountant by background; is a young professional with excellent skills in the field of development. He has over 9 years of professional experience, more specifically in implementing DCED standard based monitoring and results measurement systems. Nahid Sarwar works as the Program Coordinator and manages the portfolio of projects and assignments undertaken by H&S.
Nahid Sarwar is well oriented about the DCED standard control point of result measurement and the principle and practice implanted in the standard. Nahid is one of the Directors of H&S Biz Associates Limited
Has worked with results chains and DCED standard based measurement systems as a short term consultant in Challenge fund and M4P approached projects. Is skilled in-a) translating complex activities into excel based realistic result chain, b) setting up practical result measurement system for internal learning and decision making, c) using different measurement tools to give accuracy to the measurement plan and efficiently measure systemic change, crowding and copying for a intervention, d) in projecting and targeting and monitoring impact of an intervention at different log frame levels.
Skills and specialties: Skilled in implementing DCED standard, M4P approach, Challenge Funds, Value for Money analysis; working in Africa, and the Pacific, working in agriculture (maize, oil seeds ) and industrial sectors ( meat, leather, vanilla etc)