Shahid-HashmatDr. Shahid Ahmad Hashmat is RSC Senior Advisor and Head of the Centre of Excellence for Counter Extremism (Terrorism) and Conflict Resolution (CECECR), National Defence University, Islamabad, Pakistan. He is a retired Major General of the Pakistan Army, with 37 years of experience in military leadership and higher education management. He has commanded a military contingent in the UN Peacekeeping Mission in Haiti and served as Officer-in-Charge of the Generic Planning Unit at the UN DPKO Mission Planning Service, New York. Former Principal/Dean of the Centre for International Peace and Stability, National University of Sciences & Technology, Dr. Hashmat holds a Post-Doctorate in International Cooperation and a PhD in International Relations. He has authored a book titled “International Conflict Resolution: Role of the UN and the OIC” (2014) and has published numerous articles in national and specialized journals. He has worked extensively in the areas of National Security, Regional and International Conflict Resolution, Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding, Counter Extremism/Terrorism and Interfaith Harmony.

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