Mustashaar Social Development Advisors is currently involved in an operational research titled “Reduction of Low Birth Weight & Maternal Anemia in Umerkot and Tharparker” with UNICEF as developmental partner. The ethical clearance of this research has been awarded by National Bio-Ethics Committee under Pakistan Medical & Research Council (PMRC). Baseline survey, for this research is currently being conducted in the two districts of Sindh
Mustashaar initiates the Knowledge Management for Health in Pakistan.
Mustashaar has been recently awarded a "Technical Assistance" grant by Packard Foundation. This is the third in series since last three years. Mustashaar will be supporting both the Packard staff in Pakistan as well as the grantee partners in responding to their various technical needs