CICA Non-governmental Forum 2017

China || June 28-29, 2017 CICA Non-governmental Forum was established to gather together under one roof former politicians, think tanks, media and people to people organizations to play a full role in maintaining regional stability, seeking effective ways to address regional peace and security and development issues. For further realization of these objectives, the Second… Read More

Global Solutions for G20: the Think 20 Summit

G20 represents the twenty most politically influential and economically powerful nations of the world and T20 is the Forum for the leading Think Tanks from the G20 countries. The Think 20 Summit 2017, held in May, in Berlin, Germany is the concluding conference of the Think 20 Dialogue (T20), which promises to be an excellent… Read More

The World Economic Forum on ASEAN

Phnom Penh, Cambodia||10-12 May 2017 Mr. Syed Munir Khasru, Chairman, IPAG was invited to speak at the World Economic Forum on ASEAN where he spoke on a session titled ‘Anticipating risk in the ASEAN’. During the session, Mr. Khasru spoke on issues that included geopolitical risks in the ASEAN region, risks due to technological disruption… Read More

Asia Solar Energy Forum

Manila, The Philipines || 5-8 June 2017 The ADB Asia Clean Energy Forum (ACEF) is one of Asia’s premier networking and knowledge-sharing events dedicated to clean energy and energy access in Asia. In 2017, ACEF celebrated its 12th anniversary, with a wide variety of plenary sessions, deep dive workshops, technical seminars, and other chances for… Read More

Global Think Tank Summit 2017

Yokohama, Japan || May 2017 Mr. Syed Munir Khasru, Chairman, IPAG was invited to speak at the Summit where he spoke in a session that discussed the evolving role of think tanks and civil societies in a changing world with impending challenges. The Think Tank and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP) at the University of Pennsylvania,… Read More

IPAG participates in 10th IDSA South Asia Conference: Strengthening Connectivity in South Asia

Mr. Khasru was invited to speak at the 10th IDSA South Asia Conference: Strengthening Connectivity in South Asia, organized by Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA) on March 2017 in New Delhi. He shared his thoughts on ‘Connectivity in South Asia: Opportunities, Potentials & Challenges’ and ‘Towards an Integrated South Asia’.

5TH Day Long SUB Faculty Training Program

Ms. Avia Nahreen, Senior Research Associate at IPAG, was invited as a guest speaker at State University of Bangladesh’s (SUB) 5th Day Long Faculty Training Program to speak on the “Current Challenges & Strategic Visions for Good Governance in Bangladesh.” Faculties of the university presented on the various aspects of good governance and the need… Read More

Visit of IFS Delegation to IPAG

Officer Trainees from the latest batch of the Indian Foreign Service (IFS) came for an interactive discussion session at the IPAG office on March 15, 2017. Twenty young diplomats visited Bangladesh for a familiarization tour on March 2017. As a part of their orientation, the Indian High Commission in Bangladesh wanted to organize an interaction… Read More

Seminar on International Energy Efficiency Day 2017

The Institute for Policy, Advocacy, and Governance (IPAG), in association with the Hydrocarbon unit, Energy & Mineral Resources Division, Government of Bangladesh organized a Seminar on the occasion of the International Energy Efficiency Day 2017 on March 5, 2017 (Sunday) at The Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden Hotel. The event was the first of its… Read More

Participation at the YouthCAN Innovation Lab

The Institute for Strategic Dialogue, a UK based think tank, in association with the Foreign Commonwealth Office, UK organized a two-day workshop on Counter-Extremism in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on March 2017. Participants were invited from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and Malaysia to design a campaign for countering extremism in their own countries. Aisha Binte Abdur Rob,… Read More