The purpose behind the creation of the SSII was to establish a dedicated academic and research institution for conducting research and trainings on important issues related to Pakistan’s security. SSII aim to put knowledge to practice by providing an alternate narrative in critical areas of Strategic Studies, especially Arms Control and Disarmament.

The minefield that is human rights

The human rights ministry was not given much attention or focus in the past and other ministries poached on its domain with impunity. When the PM made me the minister in charge of this ministry, it was assumed it was a sign of being sidelined from the mainstream, especially in the issue-areas I had spent…

Transcript of President of Pakistan Arif Alvi’s address at SSII’s Conference on the Global Non-Proliferation Regime

SSI Conference on the Global Non-Proliferation Regime: Challenges and Responses Monday, 15 October 2018 KEY NOTE ADDRESS BY THE PRESIDENT OF PAKISTAN (Dr. Arif Alvi) Honourable Dr. Shireen Mazari, Distinguished Director General of the Strategic Studies Institute, Respected Scholars, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is a pleasure for me to address this Conference. I thank the…

Two-day International Conference titled “The Global Non-proliferation Regime: Challenges and Responses”

The Strategic Studies Institute Islamabad (SSII) hosted a two-day International Conference titled “The Global Non-proliferation Regime: Challenges and Responses”. The conference brought together scholars from Pakistan and other countries including Iran, Russia, UK, France, China, Egypt and US to deliberate upon contemporary nuclear non proliferation issues and to highlight the proactive role Pakistan can play…