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Global Go To Think Tank Index (GGTTI) 2020 launched                    111,75 Think Tanks across the world ranked in different categories.                SDPI is ranked 90th among “Top Think Tanks Worldwide (non-US)”.           SDPI stands 11th among Top Think Tanks in South & South East Asia & the Pacific (excluding India).            SDPI notches 33rd position in “Best New Idea or Paradigm Developed by A Think Tank” category.                SDPI remains 42nd in “Best Quality Assurance and Integrity Policies and Procedure” category.              SDPI stands 49th in “Think Tank to Watch in 2020”.            SDPI gets 52nd position among “Best Independent Think Tanks”.                           SDPI becomes 63rd in “Best Advocacy Campaign” category.                   SDPI secures 60th position in “Best Institutional Collaboration Involving Two or More Think Tanks” category.                       SDPI obtains 64th position in “Best Use of Media (Print & Electronic)” category.               SDPI gains 66th position in “Top Environment Policy Tink Tanks” category.                SDPI achieves 76th position in “Think Tanks With Best External Relations/Public Engagement Program” category.                    SDPI notches 99th position in “Top Social Policy Think Tanks”.            SDPI wins 140th position among “Top Domestic Economic Policy Think Tanks”.               SDPI is placed among special non-ranked category of Think Tanks – “Best Policy and Institutional Response to COVID-19”.                                            Owing to COVID-19 outbreak, SDPI staff is working from home from 9am to 5pm five days a week. All our staff members are available on phone, email and/or any other digital/electronic modes of communication during our usual official hours. You can also find all our work related to COVID-19 in orange entries in our publications section below.    The Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) is pleased to announce its Twenty-third Sustainable Development Conference (SDC) from 14 – 17 December 2020 in Islamabad, Pakistan. The overarching theme of this year’s Conference is Sustainable Development in the Times of COVID-19. Read more…       FOOD SECIRITY DASHBOARD: On 4th Nov, SDPI has shared the first prototype of Food Security Dashboard with Dr Moeed Yousaf, the Special Assistant to Prime Minister on  National Security and Economic Outreach in the presence of stakeholders, including Ministry of National Food Security and Research. Provincial and district authorities attended the event in person or through zoom. The dashboard will help the government monitor and regulate the supply chain of essential food commodities.

The Nation

Published Date: Apr 8, 2015

13th global moot on energy from 23rd

KARACHI – The 13th International Exhibition for the Energy Industry-Pogee-2015 is scheduled from 23rd April to 25th April, 2015, at Expo Centre, Karachi. The exhibition is geared up for an extensive display of technological advancement and innovative services and is expected to attract approximately 8-10 thousand visitors from cities like Faisalabad, Sialkot, Gujranwala, Rawalpindi/ Islamabad, Peshawar, Hyderabad, Ghotki, Muzzafargarh, Sheikhupura, Multan, Lahore and Karachi. Over 250 companies from around 25 countries are participating in the show with a majority from China, Germany, Italy, England, Russia, Canada, Denmark, Egypt, France, Hong Kong, Switzerland, Japan, Pakistan, UAE, UK, USA, Australia, South Korea, Spain, Poland, Singapore, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia and Turkey.

The exhibition provides an opportunity to bring together the international business professionals and the leading local industry players to exchange their technical and business expertise to acquaint the local industry with the latest developments in the energy sector.

In addition, Pogee-2015 will feature a highly focused Conference programme that is aimed to bringing in South Asia’s Energy Industry into the limelight. Pogee conference offers an excellent platform for exchange of views & information to the highly targeted audience from oil, gas and energy industry.

The 11th international conference on energy will commence on 25th April 2015 at the Karachi Expo Centre and will be based on the theme “Integrated Solutions to Pakistan’s Energy Needs”. It will consist of two exclusive sessions on ‘Revamping the E & P Industry’ and on ‘Energy Options and their Economic Viability’. Eminent speakers will participate from both local and international organisations & associations like International Association of Energy Economics-Turkey, Breitling Oil & Gas-USA, Invensys-UAE, Omicron-Bahrain, Wartsila-Finland, Mari Petroleum Company Limited, Women In Energy, Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Department of Petroleum Engineering – NED University of Engineering and Technology & K- Electric. Pogee will be an ideal platform to display the latest in technology, equipment and machinery as well as allied services, while providing investors with a definite outlook of the regional energy industry.