Pakistan’s Laila Kasuri Makes Forbes 30 Under 30 List
Pakistani Water Analyst Laila Kasuri has made the country proud by making it to the Forbes 30 Under 30 list in Science and Healthcare category.
The 29-year-old is currently working with Global Green Investment Policy Solutions Division and has led research at organizations such as the World Bank, the US Army Corps of Engineers, and the UC Davis Centre Watershed Sciences on climate-smart irrigation, flood.
“As climate change takes its toll on the developing word, water specialists like Laila Kasuri are becoming increasingly important in taking a preventative approach to sustainability,” Kasuri’s Forbes profile said.
Social Media Congratulates Laila Kasur
“Laila Kasuri is on the Forbes 30 under 30 list! Laila Kasuri, wah wah!! Buhat mubarak (many congratulations)”
— Waqqas Mir (@wordoflaw) April 3, 2019
“This is a very proud moment for Pakistani women nationally and globally. Laila Kasuri once again nailed it, and breaking the glass ceilings.”
This is a very proud moment for Pakistani women nationally & globally. @lailakasuri once again nailed it, & breaking the glass ceilings. #ForbesUnder30 💯👏🏻https://t.co/S278UidXLo @Forbes @ForbesWomen
Cc: @HNadim87 @sabizak @mehreenzahra @hyzaidi @Razarumi @rafay_alam
— Mariam Saeed Khan (@mariamsaeedkhan) April 3, 2019
Laila has studied at Harvard University, where she studied for a degree in Hydrology and Geomechanics. She has worked as a Volunteer Educator for the Marian Koshland Museum of Science, US and as a Lab Assistant at Harvard Laboratory for Particle Physics and Cosmology.
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