Adeel Ishtiaq is a senior program officer at Results for Development (R4D) working on global health projects.
Mr. Ishtiaq works on R4D’s partnerships with the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation, UNAIDS, and PEPFAR. He has also contributed to designing a national health insurance policy for South Africa. Prior to joining R4D, Mr. Ishtiaq was a Jelke Fellow at the Jackson Institute for International Affairs at Yale University, where he received his MA in international relations with a concentration in macroeconomic policymaking. Mr. Ishtiaq also interned at the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the UN Secretariat where he worked on managing risk in building capacity for economic and social policymaking in developing countries.
Mr. Ishtiaq holds a BA in economics from the Lahore University of Management Sciences in Pakistan and an MA in international relations from Yale University. At Yale, he headed the International and Area Studies Students Association, researched Yale’s international educational resources for federal Title VI funding at the university’s Macmillan Center, and served as a managing editor for the Yale Journal of International Affairs.