Think tank

Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses

Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses ‒ MP-IDSA

New Delhi, India

IDSA was founded to study major issues affecting India's national security. Later on, it expanded the scope of its activity to include strategic studies and issues of international security. The institute has evolved to become a think tank that provides input to the policy-making process of the nation. IDSA's main focus is on India's security concerns, both within its periphery as well as on global issues that have a direct bearing on its security and international relations. The institute is engaged in various academic exchanges and Track II dialogue processes. The states/institutions it has thus engaged include China, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, US, Russia, Japan, France, Israel, the International Pugwash Conference and selected UN organs.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.idsa.in/

Address:
1, Development Enclave, (near USI), Rao Tula Ram Marg, New Delhi 110 010, India

Country:
India

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
India
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Year founded
1965
Age (years)
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
56 
India average
 33
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Amb. Sujan R. Chinoy (Director General)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Amb. Sujan R. Chinoy (Director General)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Amb. Sujan R. Chinoy
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
 58
India average
 29
Global average
 75
2020
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
 58
% Female staff
2021
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
 0%
India average
 0%
Global average
 0%
2020
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
 29%
% Female researchers
2021
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
 34%
India average
 26%
Global average
 15%
2020
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
 34%

Social

Likes (2021)
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
 22,154
India average
 24,887
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
 22,558
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
 34,419
India average
 13,235
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
 292,000
Subscribers (2021)
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
 41
India average
 7,233
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
224,000 

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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