PIIA was founded in Karachi in affiliation with the Royal Institute of International Affairs (RIIA), London, and the Institute of Pacific Relations in New York. The institute is a nonofficial, nonpartisan, nonprofit body. Its objectives are to encourage and facilitate an understanding of international affairs, and of the conditions and attitudes of foreign countries and their peoples; and to promote the scientific study of international politics, economics and jurisprudence.
Areas of focus
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2019): Dr. Masuma Hasan (chair)
Leader gender: Female