Mrs Arifa Khalid Pervez obtained the degree of M.Sc. (Child Development) from College of Home Economics, Lahore and completed her Masters in International Policy and Practice in 2005 from Elliott School of International Affairs, Washington DC, USA. To her credit, she has various publications including “Anthrax-Bio-terrorism Weapon of Mass Destruction”, “Potential of Reforming Madrassas and Education System in Pakistan” and “US Policy Towards Combating Terrorism-Creating Partnerships with International Governments to Eradicate Terrorist Ideology” published in 2004; “Child Labour: Focus on Punjab”, “WTO’s International case for Pakistan’s Yarn Suppliers”, “Disaster Management: Lessons from Tsunami Disasters”, Evaluation of World Banks Brazil-I and II Aids and STD Control Project”, “India National AID Control Project”, published in 2005. She has also done volunteer work in Dubai for Afghan Refugees and is also Vice President of College of Home Economics Old Students Association where she has done volunteer work in reforming/uplifting of Government schools and women empowerment. She has widely travelled abroad. She has attended many workshops in Washington DC, USA (in World Bank). A business lady, who was elected as Member of Punjab Assembly in general elections 2008.