About us



 


Incorporation and Certification

Sharakpur is a limited liability company incorporated in Washington, District of Columbia, USA (under Title 29, Chapter 3 of the Code of Laws of the District of Columbia, USA). The firm started its operations in Washington, DC, in March 1999. In May 2007, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) accorded Sharakpur a formal certification for the 8(a) status under its Business Development Program.

Core competencies & Achievements



Top priority will be accorded to public health and review of public resource allocation—to areas with quick returns to the economy considering the Covid-19 crisis. Sharakpur's competencies are composed of, but are not limited to, the following:
- Diagnostic analyses of public expenditures on Governance, Human Capital, and Institutional Capacity.
- Technical advice on the delivery of services—including social sectors, stability, and state-building.
- Outcome evaluations (ex-ante and ex post) of projects, programs, and policies—including health, education, social welfare, and other human services.
- Advisory support for sustained public sector reform, accountability mechanisms (including the countering of money laundering and white-collar crimes), and
technological development.
- Regional focus on Central Asia and the Middle East, particularly on those countries facing emergencies and mid-conflict/fragile situations.

Selected Clientele and Performance to Date
 
      
Sharakpur’s panel of advisors, principals/subject-matter professionals, management, and affiliates have been advising numerous governments as well as multilateral, regional and bilateral development agencies. Selected examples of past and current assignments include:

(I) The World Bank Group

  • Annual Reporting of Development Effectiveness Results
  • Preparation and Performance Reviews of Country and Regional Assistance Strategies
  • Organization and Delivery of Staff Learning Programs on Self-Evaluation Criteria and Methods
  • Implementation, Supervision, Progress, and Completion Reporting
  • Quality Assurance of the Ongoing Portfolio and Non-Lending Services
          (including, via Multi-donor Trust Funds)
  • Evaluation of the Knowledge Base of the State and Peacebuilding Fund (SPF) for Fragile, Conflict,
          and Violence (FCV) countries and territories
  • Formulation of the Results Frameworks for Regional Initiatives (The Great Lakes of Africa) and
          Social Protection and Jobs Global Practice


  • (II) United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

  • Designing of evaluation methodology and ascertaining the standards and efficacy of the agency’s
          decentralized reviews
  • Evaluation of the UN’s Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Programs in Iraq and Kurdistan
          Region
  • Developing a Quality Assurance System (QAS) for the decentralized evaluations conducted by
        the field offices


  • (III) Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

  • Review of the organization’s selective portfolio in target countries

  • (IV) Government of Albania

  • Public expenditure reform

    (V) Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

  • Study for innovative avenues for mobilizing private financing for leveraging foreign aid

  • (VI) Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

  • Evaluation of lending operations in Latin America and the Caribbean



  • Strategic Affiliations


    Sharakpur has a teaming arrangement with 5326 Consultants www.5326consultants.com for providing risk analysis and assessments services to organizations considering doing business in new markets overseas. 5326 Consultants is a Miami-headquartered small business and a service-disabled veteran-owned company—serving clients in the South Florida region, nationwide, and internationally.

    Other affiliates:
    - Ray Marshall Center www.raymarshallcenter.org
    (University of Texas at Austin, The Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public affairs)
    - Mekong Economics (MKE. Ltd)) www.mekongeconomics.com

    Sharakpur has been admitted as an associate member of Small Business Association of International Companies SBAIC www.sbaic.org


    In July 2020, Sharakpur formed an affiliation with Yellow Brick Creative Development, collaborating on business development and communications. Yellow Brick is a creative learning and content development company that uses culture and the creative arts to create authentic, inclusive, inspirational content across borders. Yellow Brick Creative Development Pvt. Ltd is an entirely woman-owned company registered in Pakistan and founded by Mashal Peerzada. www.yellowbrickglobal.com

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