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

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1965
Age (years)
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
56 
India average
 34
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Amb. Sujan R. Chinoy
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2019)
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
 22,558
India average
 29,883
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
292,000 
India average
 25,273
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
224,000 
India average
 110,062
Global average
 5,924

Data notes

Last updated: 22/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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