Indian Review of Global Affairs
Indian Review of Global Affairs is a research arm of Symbiosis School of International Studies and was launched in June 2015, as a single point to integrate and incorporate the research activities and projects pertaining to the issues of the contemporary world. It was cast with the aim of inculcating strategic thinking in a manner which involves the academia, corporates, policy makers, and the civil society. The research house is based in Pune, a city in western India, which combines a rich cultural heritage with a modern pace. Four major verticals have been identified for research and policy review: Security and Defense, Make in India, Education and Culture, Sustainable Development. The platform will showcase research regarding mid-to-long level policy relevant issues and serve as a knowledge repository. Symbiosis School of International Studies, through its various activities and events like seminars, policy dialogues and the annual International Relations Conference, will produce short reports, policy briefs, opinion columns, and presentations to inform public opinion and policy- makers. As part of its long-term goal, Symbiosis School of International Studies aims to develop innovative research agendas, databases, publication programs and disseminate analyses to relevant audiences through print and digital media.