Round Table Discussion: Building Bridges for Effective Nuclear Disarmament: Current Nuclear Challenges and Opportunities

Press Release (May 8, 2018) On May 8, 2018, Strategic Studies Institute Islamabad (SSII) hosted a round table discussion on “Building Bridges for Effective Nuclear Disarmament: Current Nuclear Challenges and Opportunities”. The audience was informed that there are currently 15000 nuclear weapons in the world in 107 different locations spread across 14 countries. There is…

‘Public Talk’ with Former UN Ambassador Munir Akram on “The 2018 US Nuclear Posture Review: Global and Regional Security”

Press Release 17 April 2018 On Tuesday, April 17, 2018 the Strategic Studies Institute Islamabad (SSII) organised a ‘Public Talk’ with Ambassador Munir Akram (Pakistan’s Former Ambassador to the UN) titled “The 2018 US Nuclear Posture Review: Global and Regional Security” at Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services (PIPS), Islamabad. In her opening remarks Director General…

Roundtable Discussion: Global Strategic Environment and Pakistan

Strategic Studies Institute Islamabad (SSII) hosted a roundtable discussion on “Global Strategic Environment and Pakistan” on February 22, 2018. The objective of the discussion was to provide the audience with an insight on important issues related to the evolving global strategic environment. The participants included students from different universities. Speaking on the occasion, DG Strategic…

The evolution of Pakistan-Russia relations by Mr. Andrew Korybko, a Moscow based American analyst

Strategic Studies Institute Islamabad (SSII) held a discussion on “The Evolution of Pakistan – Russia Relations” on Thursday, November 16, 2017. The guest speaker was Mr. Andrew Korybko, a Moscow based American political analyst. During the discussion Mr Korybko said that the rerouting of global trade and creation of new marketplaces through One Belt One…

Roundtable: The ABC of Nuclear Testing and the CTBT - SSII

Roundtable: The ABC of Nuclear Testing and the CTBT

Press Release The future of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty  (CTBT) is becoming brighter every passing year, as the CTBT verification system nears completion thus enhancing confidence in the Treaty. Tariq Rauf ,  Consulting Expert  at the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) stated that the verification technologies also have relevance for earthquake and tsunami warning.  He was speaking during…

Round Table Discussion: After Prithvi, Ashvin & Ababeel: Prospects for Missile Stability in South Asia

SSII Press Release: March 30th 2017 Strategic Studies Institute Islamabad (SSII) organised a round table discussion titled “After Prithvi, Ashvin & Ababeel: Prospects for Missile Stability in South Asia,” on 30th March 2017. The roundtable discussion was attended by representatives from various think tanks and journalists from different media houses. Chairing the talk, DG SSII…

Media Workshop: Global Strategic Environment & Pakistan

Press Release February 25, 2017 Strategic Studies Institute Islamabad (SSII) organised a media workshop titled “Global Strategic Environment and Pakistan” on February 25, 2017. The purpose of the workshop was to provide the audience with an insight on important issues related to the evolving global strategic environment. The participants included journalists from various media houses…