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Margalla Dialogue’19

Margalla Dialogue’19

Margalla Dialogue’19 The Islamabad Policy Research Institute (IPRI) plans to launch a new initiative called the Margalla Dialogue. The Dialogue distinguishes itself in its objectives, composition and content from the conventional academic conferences being held each year in Pakistan. Unlike these academic-oriented conferences, the Dialogue primarily aims to invite top policy makers, multifarious leading experts, […]

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Guest Lecture by Ambassador (Retd.) Riaz Mohammad Khan

Guest Lecture by Ambassador (Retd.) Riaz Mohammad Khan

For Pakistan, it is better and safer to interact with Afghanistan on the basis of established state-to-state norms because this is a relationship from which we cannot insulate ourselves nor simply push aside. There are few examples in the world where 50,000 people cross a border, unrecognized by one side, on a daily basis without […]

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Special Roundtable on Revenue Collection in Pakistan

Special Roundtable on Revenue Collection in Pakistan

The Islamabad Policy Research Institute organized a Special Roundtable on Mechanism for Effective Revenue Collection in Pakistan: Ways and Means here in Islamabad today. The roundtable was chaired by Dr. Waqar Masood Khan, Federal Secretary for Finance Division, while three former Chairpersons of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Mr. Nisar Muhammad Khan; Mr. Tariq […]

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Media Workshop on Maritime Affairs

Media Workshop on Maritime Affairs

Islamabad Policy Research Institute organized a Media Workshop on ‘Strategic Importance of Maritime Affairs for Pakistan and the Role of Media’. It entailed Inaugural Address by renowned academician Prof. Dr Muhammad Ali, Vice Chancellor, Quaid-i-Azam University and was moderated by Dr Azhar Ahmad, Head of Department, Humanities & Social Sciences, Bahria University. Ambassador Vice Admiral […]

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Guest Lecture by Ambassador (Retd.) Riaz Khokhar

Guest Lecture by Ambassador (Retd.) Riaz Khokhar

“Pakistan should not seek a strategic relationship with the US. Instead, we should aspire for a Working Relationship, which is cordial and dynamic, and does not curtail our sovereignty and national interest.” – Ambassador (R) Riaz Khokhar   These were the views of former Ambassador Riaz Khokhar at the Guest Lecture organised by the Islamabad […]

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Visit by Maritime Study Forum

Visit by Maritime Study Forum

Delegates from the Maritime Study Forum (MSF) visited IPRI on 7 Aug. 2019. The delegation was accompanied by participants of their Maritime Summer School. An interactive discussion took place on “Maritime Economy and Industry” moderated by IPRI President, Ambassador Vice Admiral (Retd.) Khan Hasham bin Saddique. Dr. Syed Mohammed Anwer, President MSF, and Dr. Aneel […]

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Guest Lecture by former Senator Javed Jabbar

Guest Lecture by former Senator Javed Jabbar

Without passing the buck – the onus for improved inter-state relations between Pakistan and India, primarily falls on India.” –       Senator Javed Jabbar “Two immediate neighbours –Pakistan and India- with inherently contrasting, often conflictual personas will continue to face dynamic tension. Regional and global geopolitical factors, especially the role of China and the US, will likely […]

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Overseas Institutional Visit and Collaboration

Overseas Institutional Visit and Collaboration

On the invitation of Myanmar Institute of Strategic and International Studies, a four-member delegation led by Brig. (R) Mehboob Qadir, Director Research IPRI, visited Yangon from 2-6 July 2019. The IPRI delegation held meetings with officials of MISIS and discussed matters of mutual interest. MISIS were also provided copies of IPRI’s publications, apart from mementos. […]

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