Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS) is a New Delhi–based autonomous policy research institute that specialises in issues related to international economic development, trade, investment and technology. RIS is envisioned as a forum for fostering effective policy dialogue and capacity-building among developing countries on global and regional economic issues.
The focus of the work programme of RIS is to promote South-South Cooperation and collaborate with developing countries in multilateral negotiations in various forums. RIS is engaged across inter-governmental processes of several regional economic cooperation initiatives. Through its intensive network of think tanks, RIS seeks to streng...
- Monday, 12 February, 2018 to Friday, 9 March, 2018
- Saturday, 20 January, 2018
Lecture on 'Role of Sri Lanka in South Asia and beyond : Emerging new Contours' by Dr. Dinusha Panditaratne, Executive Director, Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute, Sri LankaFriday, 19 January, 2018
- Tuesday, 16 January, 2018
5th STIP Forum Lecture : Technologies and Strategies for Achieving Excellence in Health Care for Indian MassesMonday, 15 January, 2018
- Friday, 12 January, 2018
RIS/ADB Institute/AIC – Understanding the Digital Economy: What is it and how can it transform Asia?’Wednesday, 21 February, 2018 to Thursday, 22 February, 2018New Delhi
STIP Lecture – "The Role of AI in Healthcare and Imperatives for India"by Dr. Anurag Agrawal Director, Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (IGIB)Tuesday, 27 February, 2018New Delhi
Suma Athreye is Professor of Technology Strategy at Essex Business School and is a member of the Management Science and Entrepreneurship Group. Suma’s main research interests lie in the fields of Economics of Innovation and International Economics and she has published over 50 papers on these...
Abstract: The frequent occurrence of natural disasters worldwide has caused massive loss of human lives and resources in the recent years, and has amplified the severity in terms of lost output and job loss. In view of the escalation of risks across the affected countries, the...
Abstract: Agriculture, the backbone of many African economies, provides
livelihood to the teeming millions and absorbs a significant fraction of
local workforce. Africa remains a net food importer and its agricultural
sector is underdeveloped. The level of...
Abstract: Agriculture is important for Africa for generating income and employment. Considering the prevailing scenario and the perceived benefits of agricultural mechanisation for intensification of African agriculture, efforts are required both at policy and industry level to...
PhD in Economics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 2018
Mr. Pratyush Sharma is a Researcher at Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS) and was a Global Governance Fellow at German Development Institute in Bonn, Germany. He has an interdisciplinary background in Social Sciences with a MA degree in Diplomacy, Law and Business...