Harnessing the Fourth Industrial Revolution: Challenges and Opportunities

As part of the IPAG Knowledge Series, we are pleased to bring about the publication titled, ‘Harnessing the Fourth Industrial Revolution (FIR): Challenges and Opportunities’ providing analysis, insights, and food for thoughts on issues related to the FIR and its impact on important areas like education, employment, healthcare, governance & financial system lifestyle & living…. Read More

Environmental Sustainability and International Trade: Roadmap for Sustainable Development

Sustainable development and green growth are among IPAG’s core focus areas. In the wake of an ecosystem increasingly threatened by climate change, sustainability of economy, viability of trade, and growth of environment friendly investment is ever more salient nowadays. Green growth through green trade and sustainable development is now at the forefront of the 21st-century… Read More

The Digital Age, Cyber Space, and Social Media: The Challenges of Security & Radicalization

During the conference on “Non-Traditional Economic & Security Risks in a Globalized World” organized by IPAG & Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), a think tank affiliated with the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Government of India held in New Delhi, India, IPAG launched the publication of the book “The Digital Age, Cyber Space, and… Read More


Written By: Syed Munir Khasru & Riasat Noor* Abstract: Bangladesh is a maritime nation with heavy dependence on seaborne trade with the outside world (Delwar Hossain and Md. Shariful Islam 2016). More than 98% of Bangladesh’s total containerised goods and products are transported through the Chittagong port via the Bay of Bengal. Hence, it is crucial to… Read More

Furthering this neighbourhood friendship

Media: The Hindu
Date Published: October 03, 2019

Rohingya refugees should press Myanmar for their own state

Media: Nikkei Asian Review
Date Published: September 04, 2019

Sushma Swaraj: A tribute from the neighbourhood

Media: The Hindu
Date Published: August 10, 2019

It no longer runs in the family

Media: The Hindu
Date Published: July 16, 2019

How the North Korea-U.S. detente is a leveling of the playing field

Media: World Economic Forum
Date Published: July 05, 2019

Why South Asia must cooperate

Media: The Hindu
Date Published: June 22, 2019