The delegation from BIPSS led by Major General Muniruzzaman (Retd) during the recent visit to Washington DC briefed senior professional staff members of the Foreign Affairs Commitee of the US House of Representatives. The briefing covered issues of Countering Violent Extremism, Maritime Security in the Indian Ocean Region and other salient aspects of South Asian Security as well as issues of regional and global importance.
The delegation from BIPSS during the recent visit to the Washington DC called on Ambassador Richard Armitage, former Deputy Secretary of State and CEO of Armitage International.
The delegation led by President BIPSS, Major General Muniruzzaman (Retd). discussed issues of South Asian Security, Maritime Security in the Indian Ocean Region and other issues of regional and global significance.
During the recent visit to the United States, the BIPSS delegation led by President of the institute Major General Muniruzzaman (Retd). briefed senior professional staff members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. The briefing covered issues of South Asian security, CVE, cybersecurity and other issues of regional and international significance.
The BIPSS delegation during its recent visit to the United States visited CNA Corporation and held discussions on various issues of Maritime Security in the Indian Ocean and other regional security issues with members of the CNA senior leadership.
CNA also known as the Center for Naval Analysis is a premier federally funded research and development corporation and works closely with the US Department of the Navy on a range of strategic and technical issues. BIPSS AND CNA have partnered in a number of projects including the ongoing US Bangladesh Maritime Cooperation Dialogue.
Roundtable on 'Bangladesh and the Region' at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
The BIPSS delegation currently visiting Washington DC spoke at a Roundtable at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) on Bangladesh and the Region. General Muniruzzaman and Mr. Shafqat Munir covered several issues in their remarks which included regional security issues, Climate Security, CVE and the impact of the rise of powers among others. Organised under the auspices of the 'Wadhwani Chair', the event was attended by research staff of CSIS and other invited attendees.
The visiting BIPSS delegation gave a briefing to the faculty members at the National Defense University in Washington DC. The briefing covered a plethora of regional strategic and security issues facing South Asia. It particularly touched on Maritime Security in the Indian Ocean Region, CVE, Climate Security and regional stability among others. It may be mentioned that the BIPSS delegation also spoke at a roundtable at the National Defense University last year.
BIPSS delegation currently visiting Washington DC had meetings with the Principal Deputy Director, Policy Planning Staff at the Office of the Secretary of State and Deputy Assistant Secretaries of State for South and Central Asia. Issues of regional cooperation, Peace and Stability Operations, CVE issues, Maritime Security and other strategic and security issues were discussed during the meetings.
It may be mentioned that BIPSS especially focuses on these issues as part of its research agenda.
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- President BIPSS attended the 3rd South Asia Think Tank Forum in Kunming, China
- President BIPSS attended the United Nations [UN] Conference on Climate Change in Bonn, Germany
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