Ishaq Zaighum

From: Pakistan

Language: Urdu

Class:2019 / Fellow

Ishaq is a dedicated professional with seven years of experience in the nonprofit sector working in Washington, DC, and in Pakistan for USAID funded projects. He is an expert in measuring and evaluation (M&E) with strong analytical skills. He is passionate about addressing social issues related to economic development and promoting social entrepreneurship.
He loves to teach his native language Urdu which is a beautiful and intriguing language. As the national language of Pakistan and the official language of 6 states in India, Urdu is widely spoken by hundreds of millions of people across the globe. It’s a poetic language that is used to express love and peace, promoting harmony among different countries and regions.
Ishaq likes to practice martial arts that he learned when he was a teen and loves to visit his friends in Washington, DC, and across the globe.