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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.

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Future of Sustainable Development in South Asia (M-24)

Future of Sustainable Development in South Asia (M-24)

Introduction Danish Nobel Laureate in Physics Niels Bohr once said, ‘Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future.’ Fortunately, he did not say the same…

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IMF Stand-by Arrangement for Pakistan and its Inconclusive end – What Went Wrong ? (M-23)

IMF Stand-by Arrangement for Pakistan and its Inconclusive end – What Went Wrong ? (M-23)

Dr. Syed Nazre Hyder November 2012 Abstract Economy, after having witnessed an impressive rate of growth with relatively greater price stability, low incidence of foreign…

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The Amercan Problem: The United States and Noncompliance in the World of Arms Control and Nonproliferation(M-22)

The Amercan Problem: The United States and Noncompliance in the World of Arms Control and Nonproliferation(M-22)

Zia Main 2005

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Public Interest Litigation: Shehla Zia Versus Wapda (M-20)

Public Interest Litigation: Shehla Zia Versus Wapda (M-20)

2002

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Regional Social and Environmental Assessment: An Irrigation Management Interface(M-19)

Regional Social and Environmental Assessment: An Irrigation Management Interface(M-19)

Shaheen Rafi Khan, Asad Abbas Naqvi and Syed A.Husaini 2002

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A Nuclear Tiger by the Tail: Some Problems of Command and Control in South Asia(M-18)

A Nuclear Tiger by the Tail: Some Problems of Command and Control in South Asia(M-18)

Zia Mian 2001

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Landed power and other Determinants of Local Body Election Outcome(M-17)

Landed power and other Determinants of Local Body Election Outcome(M-17)

Shahrukh Rafi Khan, Aasim Sajjad Akhtar and Foqia Sadiq Khan 2001

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Environmental Strategy Background Report (M-16)

Environmental Strategy Background Report (M-16)

Tariq Banuri, Shaheen Rafi Khan 2001

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Citizen Organizations as Policy Enterpreneurs(M-14)

Citizen Organizations as Policy Enterpreneurs(M-14)

Adil Naja, SDPI 2000

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Subcontracted Women Workers in the World Economy: The Case of Pakistan (M-15)

Subcontracted Women Workers in the World Economy: The Case of Pakistan (M-15)

Dr Saba Gul Khattak, SDPI Dr Asad Sayeed, PILER Introduction This research was initiated jointly by the Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) and Pakistan Institute…

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