2-CheemaDr. G. Shabbir Cheema was a senior UN official where he prepared the UNDP policy papers on governance, human rights, corruption and urban management and provided leadership in crafting UN- assisted governance training and advisory services programs in over 25 countries in Asia, Africa and the Arab Region. Currently he is Director, Asia-Pacific Governance  Initiative and Senior Fellow, East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. He has been a Visiting Fellow at the Harvard University’s Ash Institute for Democratic Governance and Innovation.