Aijaz A. Qureshi is an educationist and development professional. His experience spans over 40 years in education research, community development, social mobilisation, environmental management, participatory development, and change management. He has been Professor of Development Economics, University of Sindh, Jamshoro, for about 25 years where he also served as Director, Sindh Development Studies Center, Institute of Business Studies. He headed the National Rural Support Programme (NRSP), Sindh Rural Support Organisation (SRSO), Sindh Irrigation and Drainage Authority (SIDA), and Sindh Rural Support Programme (SRSP), in Sindh. Prof. Qureshi has been a Visiting Fellow at Wye College, University of London, UK.