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Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies (IPCS) 2005f
B 7/3 Safdarjung Enclave New Delhi 110029, India
tel:91-11 5100 1900/5165 2556 59 fax:91-11 5165 2560

Organizational Status: Independent NGO, founded in 1996.

General Description: IPCS is devoted to research on peace and security from a South Asian perspective. The institute strives to provide a comprehensive alternative framework for peace and security in the region, keeping pace with the changing dynamics of national, regional, and global security. The research focus of IPCS covers (1) disarmament and arms control; (2) nonproliferation of weapons of mass destruction; (3) comprehensive and cooperative security; (4) nonmilitary threats to security; (5) confidence building measures; (6) terrorism; (7) India-Pakistan relations; (8) regional cooperation in South Asia; (9) China's security policies; (10) security and governance; and (11) human security.

Annual Budget: USD 150 thousand (2004)

Staff: 20 (12 research, 8 administrative/support), 6 intern

Executive Officers:
Mr. BANERJEE, Dipankar (Director)
Prof. CHARI, P.R. (Research Professor)
Mr. DIKSHIT, Prashant (Deputy Director)
Ms. JOSEPH, Mallika (Assistant Director)
Dr. CHANDRAN, Suba (Assistant Director)

Public Relations:
Mr. DIKSHIT, Prashant (Deputy Director)

(As of November, 2004)

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