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Institute of Peace and Diplomatic Studies

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International Youth Media Summit
New Member from Pakistan: Institute of Peace and Diplomatic Studies

Institute of Peace and Diplomatic Studies (IPD) is a think tank that aims to provide strength to global peace through dialogue and diplomacy by sharing knowledge, research, analysis and policy development in the areas of, peace-diplomacy, peace-building, conflict resolution, conflict transformation and conflict management. The main objective is to provide neutral space to stakeholders to share ideas, exchange views, experiences, understanding of the issues through innovative research and practices worldwide. IPD aims at connecting diverse groups and disciplines including experts, researchers, academicians, non-government organizations from across the globe working in conflict zones with the sole purpose of creating sustainable peace in countries and communities facing traditional and nontraditional security threats.

Areas of Research, Regions:
• Kashmir
• South Caucasus( Issue of Nagorno-Karabakh)
• Cyprus
• Afghanistan
• Middle East

• Women, Peace and Security
• Pakistani Youth and Global Connections
• Democracy/Rule of Law, Justice and Human Rights
• Conflict Sensitive Journalism/Media in Peace Building
• Illegal Immigration/Refugees
• Role of Civilians in Peace building and Conflict Management
• Religious/ Sectarian Extremism and Violence
• Nonviolence/Civil Resistance
• Arms Control and Disarmament/ Small Arms and Light Weapons
• Nuclear and Security Issues
• Interfaith Harmony/Dialogue Amongst Religions
• Piracy
• Cultural and Trade Diplomacy
• Anti-Money Laundering /Terrorist Financing
• Drug Trafficking

• Journal of Peace Diplomacy
• The Diplomatic Insight Magazine
• Peace Beat-Newsletter