Interactive Session of CPSD with Ambassadors of European Countries
The Centre for Peace, Security and Developmental Studies (CPSD) held a meetup with Diplomatic Mission of the European Union in Islamabad on 3rd April 2019. Mr. Umer Khan, Executive Director of CPSD introduced the organization to His Excellency JeanFrançois Cautain, the EU Ambassador to Pakistan, and other key ambassadors of European Countries. The diplomats were impressed by CPSD’s previous and upcoming projects. The Minister of State for Interior, Mr. Shehryar Khan Afridi, was also present during the meetup. He enlightened the EU mission about the trade and tourism initiatives by the incumbent government, highlighting the new visa liberalization policy. His Excellency JeanFrançois Cautain praised the efforts by CPSD. He held that Sindh being an important province of Pakistan needs more policy research institutes like CPSD to project the positive picture of Karachi and Pakistan.
In-House Discussion - "Nuclear Issues in South Asia with an Emphasis on Full Spectrum Deterrence Doctrine" - Dr Rabia Akhtar
On March 25th, CPSD organized an in-house session with Dr. Rabia Akhtar, Director, Centre for Security, Strategy and Policy Research, University of Lahore. Dr. Rabia delivered a talk on ‘Nuclear Issues of South Asia and Full Spectrum Deterrence Doctrine of Pakistan'. She stated choices which Pakistan needs to have for deterrence, namely; Strategic deterrence, operational deterrence, full coverage of Indian mass on South Asian territories. Dr. Rabia said that Pakistan needs to revise deterrence doctrine with the current security situation in South Asia which is continuously evolving.
In-House Discussion - "Political Journey of Pakistan" - Dr Ijaz Shafi Gilani
To mark the occasion of Pakistan Day on March 23rd, CPSD organized an interactive session with Dr. Ijaz Shafi Gilani, Chairman Gallup Pakistan. He addressed the audience on the “Political Journey of Pakistan”. Dr. Ijaz recalled the objectives of the creation of Pakistan and revisited the trials and achievements of the country as it evolved from a political movement to a sovereign democratic state.....
In-House Discussion - "POSITIVE MINDSET AND TEAM LEADERSHIP"
Positive mindset is a mental and emotional attitude that focuses on the bright side of life. Recognizing the importance of positive mindset for an individual’s personal and professional life, the Center for Peace, Security and Developmental Studies (CPSD) conducted an in-house discussion on Thursday, 14th February 2019.....