Ms Affaq is an international development professional with more than 16 years of experience designing and implementing development programs, providing policy advice, and conducting and supervising strategic development projects. Ms Affaq expertise is focused on Promoting democratic governance with programmatic experience in the Public policies coherence and evaluation, public administration reform and in poverty and inequalities reduction. She conducted missions in different countries pledging for Morocco’s best practices in her field of expertise. She contributed to the design and implementation of development programmes in different countries. She has formed strong networks with key stakeholders in public institutions, and civil society organizations, and developed extensive knowledge of the political, economic, and social landscape at the national and international levels.