Islamabad Security Dialogue (ISD)
The Islamabad Security Dialogue (ISD) is envisioned as Pakistan’s annual flagship security forum that will position Pakistan as a leading voice in thought leadership on national security issues. The dialogue intends to provide a platform for critical thinking and robust intellectual discourse on some of the most important and pressing challenges and opportunities facing Pakistan and the wider region.
- Changing Nature of War
- Economic Statecraft: Cooperation in an Era of Uncertainty
- Climate: An Existential Threat
- Reimagining Security Cooperation in Asia
- Challenges to International Law and Rules Based Order in the Era of Great Power Competition
- A Transitioning Global Order; From Competition to Conflict?
- Economic Reforms in Pakistan
Comprehensive Security: Reimagining International Cooperation
Main aims of ISD 2022
- Holding one of its kind national security advisers dialogue.
- Discussing the citizen centric national security policy framework. Facilitate a constructive conversation and critique on Pakistan’s first ever National Security Policy.
- Providing a platform to diverse global voices with different views for productive discussions.
Together For Ideas
Main aims of ISD 2021
- Unveiling Pakistan’s comprehensive national security framework.
- Proactively shifting the conversation around Pakistan’s role and potential as an economic melting pot for positive global economic interests and a responsible partner in the regional and global order.
- Launching the first-of-its-kind National Security Division Advisory Portal.
National Security Policy of Pakistan
Pakistan’s first National Security Policy
The National Security Policy 2022-2026 is Pakistan’s first national security policy document. It seeks to co-locate Pakistan in emerging global trends and identifies policy objectives and priority areas where Pakistan should invest its national resources to ensure the most beneficial outcomes.Download Report
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