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Mr. Ahmad Saffee


Research Fellow

Areas of Research:

Africa, AU & other Regional Organizations

Mr. Ahmad Saffee is a graduate of Lahore University of Management Sciences. He has previously worked with several International Development Organizations, including Oxfam GB, Brac & ActionAid, on issues of ‘girls education and gender based violence’ in Pakistan. He was working as a Research Fellow at Institute of Strategic Studies on issues of Political Economy in South Asian region.

ahmadsaffee@issi.org.pk

Inauguration Ceremony of “Arms Control and Disarmament Centre”

Introduction to ACDC - Mr. Malik Qasim Mustafa, Director ACDC The international security environment is changing rapidly. Arms races at...

National Conference Report on “Pakistan-China Economic Cooperation: Next Level”

CONCEPT NOTE Pakistan and China are time-tested friends. Bilateral relations are multi-faceted, with a growing economic component. With the advent of the new government in...

Issue Brief on “Poverty Alleviation in Pakistan: A Review of “Ehsaas” Program”

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government in its election manifesto and 100 Days Agenda envisioned formation of a welfare state. Following up on the agenda, Prime Minister...

Report – Book Launch on “UN Peacekeeping Operations in Somalia 1992-1995: A Pakistani Perspective”

The Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad (ISSI) organized a launch of the book titled UN Peacekeeping Operations in Somalia 1992-1995: A Pakistani Perspective, on...

Issue Brief on “Pakistan’s Economic Outreach to Africa: Mapping Potential Products”

In short to medium term, Pakistan needs to identify new markets for its exports, and in this regard African continent hosting more than 1.2...

Africa in World Politics: Constructing Political and Economic Order. Harbeson, John W and Rothchild,...

Africa in World Politics: Constructing Political and Economic Order is a collection of seminal essays which discusses the vibrant and resurgent challenges being faced...

Report – In-house meeting with Nigerian Media Delegation

The  Institute  of  Strategic  Studies  Islamabad (ISSI) hosted an  In-House  Meeting  with  a  Six-member  Nigerian  media  delegation on  July  18,  2018.  The  members  of ...

Issue Brief on “African Union’s Agenda 2063: A Blueprint for Rising Africa”

The formation of African Union (AU) signifies the willingness on the part of each and every nation on the African continent to collectively perform...

Issue Brief on “Water Crisis in Cape Town: Bracing for ‘Day Zero'”

Cape Town in South Africa is currently facing worst ever drought in its history. Citizens have been asked to save water as much as...

Issue Brief on “Japanese Investment in Africa: Abe’s African Pivot”

On March 18, 2018, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) approved its first official development assistance loan to the African Development Fund of nearly...