Capacity Building & Training on Power & Energy in South Asia: Connectivity through Cooperation

The Two-day Capacity Building & Training Program on ‘Power & Energy in South Asia: Connectivity through Cooperation’ took place on October 21-22, 2016 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The program was jointly organized by the Institute for Policy, Advocacy, and Governance (IPAG) and Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI). The capacity building and training program aimed at providing… Read More

Launching of the Book: “Prospects & Challenges of Connectivity & Trading in Power & Energy: A Regional & International Perspective”

South Asia, being a seasonally energy surplus territory, has ample opportunities for cross-border and regional power and energy sharing. There is diversity of resources in the region, which if shared efficiently, will help significantly in meeting the future copious energy demand of the region. Against this backdrop, the Institute for Policy, Advocacy and Governance (IPAG)… Read More

X International Scientific Conference “Innovative Development and Relevance of Science in Modern Kazakhstan”

Riasat Noor, a Research Associate at IPAG was invited to the conference titled “X International Scientific Conference of Young Scientists” on “Innovative Development and Relevance of Science in Modern Kazakhstan” on October 20-21, 2016 (Almaty). This conference was organized by the Council of Young Scientists of the Republic of Kazakhstan. In this conference, Mr. Noor… Read More

7th Xiangshan Forum: Enhance Security Dialogue and Cooperation, Build a New Model of International Relations

The Xiangshan Forum is a track 1.5 high-end dialogue platform on Asian Security and Defense issues. The 7th Xiangshan Forum was held on October 10-12, 2016 in Beijing, China organized by the China Institute of International and Strategic Studies (CIISS). Under the broader theme of “Build a New Type of International Relations through Security Dialogue… Read More

CyFy 2016: The India Conference on Cyber Security and Internet Governance

CyFy: The India Conference on Cyber Security and Internet Governance is a global platform which brings policy makers, experts and researchers from all over the world to discuss digital policy solutions. Under the theme “Digital Asia: Scripting the New Governance Order”, the conference held from September 28-30, 2016 in New Delhi had sessions on Digital… Read More

North East Connectivity Summit 2016

The 3rd North East Connectivity Summit was held on September 21-23, 2016 in Agartala, India organized by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) with support of the Government of Tripura. This year’s theme was Border Trade with Bangladesh, South East Asia and People to People Connectivity. Mr. Syed Munir Khasru, Chairman… Read More

The Daily Star- IPAG Dialogue Series: Bangladesh-India Relations: Progress made and the Challenges ahead

IPAG and the leading English newspaper of Bangladesh, The Daily Star jointly organized a one-day dialogue forum on “Bangladesh-India Relations: Progress made and the Challenges ahead” on September 17, 2016 in Dhaka. Noteworthy strides have been made in the bilateral relations between India and Bangladesh since last year’s visit to Bangladesh by the Indian Prime… Read More

International Seminar for Young Scholars on Economic Development Issues, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Mr. Riasat Noor, a Research Associate of IPAG, was invited by the Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (GSCASS) to attend the International Seminar for Young Scholars on Economic Development Issues 2016. The seminar was held from Aug 20 – Sept 18, 2016 in Beijing and brought together 26 young researchers from the… Read More

9th G20 Summit 2016 T20 Innovation Forum: Towards a Collaborative, Inclusive and Dynamic Global Innovation Environment

The Group of Twenty (G20) comprises 19 countries like USA, China, India, Japan plus the European Union and the G20 leaders meet annually. However, the Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meet regularly to discuss ways to strengthen the global economy, reform international financial institutions, improve financial regulation, and discuss key economic reforms. The next… Read More

South Asia Region Preconference of the G20 Interfaith Summit: Interfaith Harmony and Sustainable Development

IPAG; Centre for Interfaith & Cultural Dialogue (CICD), Griffith University, Government of Kerala, India and Ma’din Academy jointly organized the G20 Interfaith Summit Preconference (South Asia) on July 25-27, 2016 in Kerala, India. The G20 Interfaith Summit is a timely initiative that aims at bringing together stakeholders from different socio-economic, political and faith groups for… Read More