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Mapping China, India, and Russia in President Biden’s Indo-Pacific Strategy
Feb 18, 2022

Mapping China, India, and Russia in President Biden’s Indo-Pacific Strategy

In its aim to expand its influence, the US is mindful of the threats posed by China and Russia while incorporating important partners such as India in

Mapping her world: The future of gender-sensitive urban designing
Mar 08, 2021

Mapping her world: The future of gender-sensitive urban designing

Women have particular reproductive, safety, and biological needs that urban designing must cater to in order to make the entire cityscape more accessi

Mapping India’s poor
Aug 23, 2023

Mapping India’s poor

The face of poverty changes asymmetrically across the states. Monitoring systems must be flexible enough to map the poor and come up with targeted pla

Mapping Iran’s policy towards a Taliban-ruled Afghanistan
Apr 19, 2023

Mapping Iran’s policy towards a Taliban-ruled Afghanistan

Iran’s rising engagement with Afghanistan marks a subtle shift in its policy, moving from conflict to cooperation

Mapping Muizzu’s foreign policy
Apr 03, 2024

Mapping Muizzu’s foreign policy

Muizzu’s foreign policy seems to have three objectives: reduce dependence on India, increase cooperation with China, and diversify relations with ot

Mapping Next Big Steps in India-US defence partnership
Oct 01, 2015

Mapping Next Big Steps in India-US defence partnership

As the power balances of the 21st century shift, Indo-US defence partnership will not be solely about defence commerce. Instead this vital partnership flows from geopolitical interests. To sustain the momentum, both countries should undertake proactive measures to resolve the complex policy challenges.

Mapping out State response to Left Wing Extremism
Nov 27, 2012

Mapping out State response to Left Wing Extremism

Attempting to map out key trends emerging from the state intervention to contain the rise of left-wing extremism in India, Observer Research Foundation organised a panel discussion on "State Response to Left-Wing Extremism: A Report Card".

Mapping Skills: A Roadmap for India and the UAE
Jul 06, 2020

Mapping Skills: A Roadmap for India and the UAE

The presence of almost nine million Indian nationals in the Gulf region makes India a key source of human capital for the six GCC nations. The majority of these Indians are blue-collar workers engaged in low-paying jobs. As countries like the United Arab Emirates (UAE) move up the technology ladder, they are increasingly seeking workers with specific, certified skills. This report outlines a pilot project for the mapping, harmonisation and accred

Mapping the Arc of US Support to Ukraine: Economic, Political, and Strategic Imperatives
Apr 24, 2024

Mapping the Arc of US Support to Ukraine: Economic, Political, and Strategic Imperatives

The US has provided financial and military support to Ukraine since 2014, when Russia took control of Crimea, and more firmly since February 2022, when the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war began. Indeed, US military, political, and strategic support to Ukraine is crucial to Kyiv as the conflict continues. For the Biden administration, aid to Ukraine is a vital principle on which his party politics hinges; it is a critical pathway to rebuild transatlant

Mapping the Literature on Development Assistance in Health: A Bibliometric Analysis
Apr 22, 2024

Mapping the Literature on Development Assistance in Health: A Bibliometric Analysis

This paper presents a bibliometric analysis of the literature on private health aid and official health assistance between 2000 and 2022. It provides an overview of the sites and themes in the literature pertaining to development assistance in health, and collates the significant policy recommendations presented therein. Several crucial findings emerge from the bibliometric analysis: 44.2 percent of the 489 papers/articles assessed focused on low

Breaking Glass Ceiling? Mapping EU-India Security Cooperation
May 11, 2023

Breaking Glass Ceiling? Mapping EU-India Security Cooperation

This year marks the 15th year since India and the European Union (EU) agreed on a Strategic Partnership in 2004. Over the years, despite robust bilateral relations between individual European states and India, the EU-India relations have largely been in the area of potential rather than accomplishment. This brief evaluates the emerging security partnership by focusing on three key areas, viz. peacekeeping, nuclear issues, and maritime security. I

COVID-19: Mapping developments in the Indo-Pacific
Apr 30, 2020

COVID-19: Mapping developments in the Indo-Pacific

Even as the world continues to be engaged in fighting the pandemic, developments in the Indo-Pacific have taken on diverse forms.

Houthi attack on the UAE: Mapping the impact of the Yemen conflict on India
Jan 20, 2022

Houthi attack on the UAE: Mapping the impact of the Yemen conflict on India

The death of two Indians in the recent Houthi attack on Abu Dhabi raises the question: How does India intend to safeguard its interests in the region?

India’s Innovation Ecosystem: Mapping the Trends
Feb 08, 2021

India’s Innovation Ecosystem: Mapping the Trends

The integration of Science, Technology and Innovation goals into national policies helps achieve sustained economic and social development. This brief examines the key parameters that govern the global and Indian innovation ecosystems: research investment, education policy, researcher density, publication output, number of patents registered, and the startup environment. It finds that certain elements are crucial in developing a robust strategic

Nuclear Security in India: Mapping the Threat Scenario
Sep 23, 2014

Nuclear Security in India: Mapping the Threat Scenario

This Issue Brief analyses the possible nuclear and radiological threats that India could face. It also examines the various ways in which these threats could occur and the likely actors inclined to carry them out.

Real time satellite mapping key to addressing India’s pollution problems
Feb 03, 2018

Real time satellite mapping key to addressing India’s pollution problems

Technology solutions exist today, it depends on us how we use it effectively to handle the man-made environmental challenges.

The Digital Silk Road in the Indo-Pacific: Mapping China’s Vision for Global Tech Expansion
Jan 03, 2024

The Digital Silk Road in the Indo-Pacific: Mapping China’s Vision for Global Tech Expansion

The Digital Silk Road (DSR), part of the Belt and Road Initiative, symbolises China’s approach to expanding information exchanges and digital cooperation with emerging markets and developing economies. Under the DSR, several private corporations and state-owned enterprises supported by Chinese state banks are offering inexpensive technological contracts and rapidly building digital infrastructure projects. This brief examines the operationalisa

Can Indian rivers be ‘free-flowing’?
May 29, 2019

Can Indian rivers be ‘free-flowing’?

A VERY recent multiauthored paper titled ‘Mapping the world’s free-flowing rivers’ has been published in the journal Nature.

In Europe, the shifting sands of 2017
Apr 20, 2017

In Europe, the shifting sands of 2017

Elections across Europe will need to produce a new generation of leaders if its remapping is to be prevented.

India’s pursuit of United Nations Security Council reforms
Dec 24, 2017

India’s pursuit of United Nations Security Council reforms

The United Nations Security Council has emerged as the key arena and barometer for evaluating the promise and progress of accommodating new, rising powers in the international system. The case of India provides one of the best examples of a rising power coming to terms with its increased power, role and expectations of itself and of other powers, great and small, in negotiating its place in the reformed Council as a permanent member. This paper b

Small Satellites for India’s Security: A Techno-Entrepreneurial View
Jan 25, 2016

Small Satellites for India’s Security: A Techno-Entrepreneurial View

The past decade has witnessed the proliferation of small satellite technology in various domains including the military, academe and commerce. is paper explores the idea of utilising small satellites technology (of the order weighing less than 150kg) for specic aspects of India's space security interests. It will describe some of the programmes and missions of global leaders in space security, and examine specic applications of small satellite te

Technology for urban planning: Prospects of ‘Open Building’
Oct 06, 2023

Technology for urban planning: Prospects of ‘Open Building’

While Open Building holds positive emancipatory potential for urban governance, the adverse impact of technology in an urban space must be kept in min

The importance of geospatial data in national security
Jul 26, 2022

The importance of geospatial data in national security

Regulations of the geospatial data need to be employed in a manner that is conducive to the private sector whilst keeping the defence sector in mind.

The Ukraine conundrum
Feb 10, 2022

The Ukraine conundrum

The ongoing tussle is germane to the geopolitical mapping of future Europe

इंडो-पैसिफिक का डिजिटल सिल्क रोड: ग्लोबल टेक विस्तार को लेकर चीन का नज़रिया!
May 14, 2024

इंडो-पैसिफिक का डिजिटल सिल्क रोड: ग्लोबल टेक विस्तार को लेकर चीन का नज़रिया!

बेल्ट एंड रोड इनिशिएटिव में शामिल डिजिटल सिल्क रोड (DSR) को उभरती हुई अर्थव्यवस्था और उभर रहे बाज़ारों के साथ डिजिटल सहयोग और सूचनाओं का आदान-प्रदान करने की चीन की ओर से की जा र�

तालिबान शासित अफगाणिस्तानच्या दिशेने इराणचे धोरण मॅपिंग
Oct 04, 2023

तालिबान शासित अफगाणिस्तानच्या दिशेने इराणचे धोरण मॅपिंग

अफगाणिस्तानशी इराणची वाढती प्रतिबद्धता त्याच्या धोरणात सूक्ष्म बदल दर्शवते, संघर्षाकडून सहकार्याकडे जात आहे.

भारतातील गरीबांचे मॅपिंग
Oct 27, 2023

भारतातील गरीबांचे मॅपिंग

राज्या-राज्यांमधील गरिबीचा चेहरा वेगवेगळ्या प्रकारे बदलतो. गरीबांचे मापन करून एक चित्र स्पष्ट होण्यासाठी व वंचितांचे व्यवस्थापन करण्यासाठी आणि लक्ष्यित योजना लागू कर�

मालदीव: राष्ट्रपति मोहम्मद मुइज़्ज़ू की विदेश नीति का विश्लेषण
Apr 06, 2024

मालदीव: राष्ट्रपति मोहम्मद मुइज़्ज़ू की विदेश नीति का विश्लेषण

मुइज़्ज़ू की विदेश नीति के तीन मक़सद लगते हैं: भारत पर निर

मालदीव: राष्ट्राध्यक्ष मोहम्मद मुइझू यांच्या परराष्ट्र धोरणाचे विश्लेषण
Apr 19, 2024

मालदीव: राष्ट्राध्यक्ष मोहम्मद मुइझू यांच्या परराष्ट्र धोरणाचे विश्लेषण

मुइझूच्या परराष्ट्र धोरणाची तीन उद्दिष्टे असल्याचे दिस

ইন্দো-প্যাসিফিকে ডিজিটাল সিল্ক রোড: বিশ্বব্যাপী প্রযুক্তি সম্প্রসারণে চিনের দৃষ্টিভঙ্গি
May 06, 2024

ইন্দো-প্যাসিফিকে ডিজিটাল সিল্ক রোড: বিশ্বব্যাপী প্রযুক্তি সম্প্রসারণে চিনের দৃষ্টিভঙ্গি

বেল্ট অ্যান্ড রোড ইনিশিয়েটিভের অংশ ডিজিটাল সিল্ক রোড (ডিএসআর) উদীয়মান বাজার ও উন্নয়নশীল অর্থনীতির সঙ্গে তথ্য বিনিময় ও ডিজিটাল সহযোগিতা সম্প্রসারণে চিনের দৃষ্টিভঙ্

তালিবান–শাসিত আফগানিস্তান সম্পর্কে ইরানের নীতি পর্যালোচনা
Jun 14, 2023

তালিবান–শাসিত আফগানিস্তান সম্পর্কে ইরানের নীতি পর্যালোচনা

আফগানিস্তানের সঙ্গে ইরানের ক্রমবর্ধমান সম্পৃক্ততা তার

ভারতের দারিদ্র্য-চিত্র
Dec 28, 2023

ভারতের দারিদ্র্য-চিত্র

রাজ্য থেকে রাজ্যে দারিদ্র্যের চেহারা অ–প্রতিসমভাবে পরি