ISSSP Lecture: "Security Paradigms in a Polarized World" by Amb PS Raghavan

ISSSP Lecture Series on International Security
Inaugural lecture on

"Security Paradigms in a Polarized World"
by Amb PS Raghavan
Former Chairman, National Security Advisory Board (NSAB), Govt of India

22 February 2021, Monday, 1130-1300 hrs
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1130-1130 hrs: Welcome note by Prof Srikumar Pullat, Head, ISSSP
1135-1140 hrs: Inagural note by Prof Shailesh Nayak, Director, NIAS
1140-1220: Lecture by Amb PS Raghavan, Former Chairman, National Security Advisory Board (NSAB), Govt of India
1220-1300: Discussions


About the Speaker
Amb PS Raghavan recently completed his term (2016-20) as Chairman of the National Security Advisory Board (NSAB), Government of India.

Amb Raghavan joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1979 and served in different diplomatic assignments in USSR, Poland, United Kingdom, Sudan, Vietnam and South Africa. He was also India's ambassador to the Czech Republic, Ireland and Russia. He also served as Secretary (Economic Relations) in the MEA. He was appointed to the NSAB after his retirement from the Foreign Service in 2016.

Amb Raghavan holds a graduate degree in Physics and an engineering degree in Electronics and Communications.

About the ISSSP Lecture Series
The ISSSP Lecture Series on International Security is a new initiative to dissect and discuss contemporary global security issues. The lecture series invites seniors from the diplomatic, defence academic communities, with significant experience in various security-related domains to deliver the lectures. The lecture series aims to bring together, on a monthly basis, a wide range of audience from the strategic and academic communities with a mix of senior and young scholars.

Monday, February 22, 2021