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Area of Work: SDG, Economy, Trade, & Investment

Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), with support from Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India organized the second IORA Blue Economy Dialogue in New Delhi on November 4-5, 2016. This dialogue brought together policy makers, academicians, diplomats etc. from different countries and provided a platform to discuss the opportunities and challenges in promoting blue economic activities and industries. As a continuation to the first dialogue, this dialogue aimed at highlighting the key sectors and dimensions of blue economy and also there was a stocktaking on the first dialogue.

Tanvir Ahmed Khan, Senior Research Associate, IPAG was invited as a speaker to share his thoughts at the session “Coastal Tourism and Urbanization”.