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IPI has a long tradition of producing high-quality, timely reports that are policy relevant and academically sound. Presenting original research in an accessible style, IPI policy reports serve as integral tools for discussions on a range of topics of central concern to international affairs, such as peace operations, global terrorism, transnational organized crime, peacebuilding, and the responsibility to protect.

 

 

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Content by Policy Papers & Asia and the Pacific

 

Policy Papers - December 17, 2013

New Paper Examines Role of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization

Stephen Aris

 
 

 

Policy Papers - November 05, 2012

A Good Office? Twenty Years of UN Mediation in Myanmar

Anna Magnusson and Morten B. Pedersen

 
 

 

Policy Papers - February 09, 2010

IPI Publication: Bombs and Ballots in Bangladesh

 
 

 

Policy Papers - May 10, 2009

Countering Terrorism in South Asia

Naureen Chowdhury Fink, Eric Rosand, and Jason Ipe

 
 

 

Policy Papers - February 14, 2007

Central Asia and the Caucasus: A Vulnerable Crescent

Thomas de Waal and Anna Matveeva

 
 

 

Policy Papers - February 14, 2007

Asia: Towards Security Cooperation

Michael Vatikiotis

 
 

 

Policy Papers - September 15, 2006

Development and Security in the Pacific Island Region

M. Anne Brown

 
 

 

Policy Papers - August 14, 2005

Kashmir: From Persistence to Progress?

Cyrus Samii

 
 

 

Policy Papers - September 15, 2002

Kosovo, East Timor and Afghanistan

Simon Chesterman

 
 

 

Policy Papers - September 15, 2002

Tiptoeing Through Afghanistan: The Future of UN Statebuilding, Simon Chesterman

Simon Chesterman

 
 

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