Latest IICR Issues

The page contains latest issues published by IICR on various cultural and social issues.

Seminar “Piecing Peace Together for A shared Future for Humanity to Observe International Peace Day” (21 Sep 2020)

The world observes Peace Day on 21st September. The day is dedicated to promote the ideals of peace through observing cease-fire and non-violence across the globe. It is an established fact that peace not war is the solution of the problems, and that’s how the world has to counter the major issues like poverty, human […]

IICR Globe 2020 Webinar Series Chapter 9: CPEC: The Next Mile (Sep 7, 2020)

On Monday, September 7, 2020, the Islamabad Institute of Conflict Resolution (IICR) organized a Webinar titled “CPEC: The Next Mile”. The webinar was part of the IICR’s Globe 2020 Webinar Series. The webinar entailed the coming aspects and designs for CPEC in its second phase on which expert panel shared their views. The Session was […]

IICR Globe 2020 Webinar Series Chapter 8: Humanity Under Siege-Unheard Voices of Kashmir (10 Aug 2020)

On Monday August 10, 2020 Islamabad Institute of Conflict Resolution (IICR) organized a webinar titled “Humanity Under Siege: Unheard Voices of Kashmir”. The webinar was part of IICR’s exclusive Globe 2020 Series. A set of diverse scholars were on the panel which included, Maj. Gen Raza Muhammad®, Dr. Salma Malik, Assistant professor DSS QAU, Mr. […]

IICR Globe 2020 Webinar Series Chapter 7: Turkey-Qatar Alliance & Future of the Middle East (Aug 6, 2020)

On Thursday, August 6, 2020, Islamabad Institute of Conflict Resolution, IICR, organized a webinar titled “Turkey – Qatar Alliance and The Future of Middle East”.  The webinar was part of IICR’s exclusive series Globe 2020. The esteemed panelist included Prof. Dr. Hamit Ersoy, Faculty member Sabahattin University, Dr. Ibrahim Karatas, Columnist and academician and Dr. […]

IICR Globe 2020 Webinar Series: 5-Day Online Workshop “Knowing Japan” (13 – 17 July 2020)

To create better understanding and acquaintance about Japan among the people of Pakistan, the Embassy of Japan in collaboration with the Islamabad Institute of Conflict Resolution (IICR) organized a five-day webinar series from 13 to 17 July which was largely participated by the people hailing from various sections of the Pakistani society. Mr. Shindo Yusuke, […]

IICR Globe 2020 Webinar Series Chapter 5: EU-Pak Relations amid Covid-19 (June 24, 2020)

On June 24, 2020, Islamabad Institute of Conflict Resolution (IICR) has organized a webinar titled “EU-Pak Relations amid Covid-19”under its IICR Globe 2020 Webinar Series. The distinguished guest speaker was H.E. Ms Anne Marchal, Charge d’Affaires, Delegation of European Union to Pakistan. Ms. Sabah Aslam, CEO, IICR, moderated the session. In her opening remarks she […]

IICR Globe 2020 Webinar Series Chapter 4: Kashmir: A Utopian Land with Dystopian Lives (June 20, 2020)

The Islamabad Institute of Conflict Resolution (IICR) organized a webinar titled “Kashmir: A Utopian Land with Dystopian Lives”. The webinar was part of IICR’s Exclusive Globe 2020 which covered diverse discourse on Kashmir’s past, present and future. It also included China-India stand-off. The event was moderated by Yasir Rehman and the panelists included Lt. Gen […]

Webinar “ India’s Malevolence and Regional Peace”

On June 5th, 2020, Islamabad Institute of Conflict Resolution organized a Webinar titled “ India’s Malevolence and Regional Peace” in collaboration with ZOAO Law Firm, Lahore, Pakistan. The webinar was part of IICR’s Exclusive Globe 2020. The Webinar covered diverse discourse including India-China Standoff,  gross human right violation in Kashmir and India’s transformation from India […]

When The Fire Ends: World After Covid-19 And New Inception of Globe

Throughout the annals of human history, humanity has faced many challenges which altered its course. Whether its natural catastrophes or man orchestrated wars, they have put a profound impact on human civilization on this earth. Along with every calamity there sometimes comes opportunities in disguise as well like world wars made the world step into […]

Webinar “CPEC at the new Cross Roads”

On Monday, June 1st, Islamabad Institute of Conflict Resolution (IICR) organized a closed webinar titled as “CPEC at the new Cross Roads”.  The webinar was part of IICR exclusive initiative Globe 2020, which is aimed at exploring the upcoming major challenges to the Globe. The first Chapter was organized in collaboration with Power China and […]

Dearth of Humanity: Indian Atrocities in Kashmir Amid COVID-19

A significant portion of the world is recovering from Covid-19, however there is a place where people not only fears corona virus but also the brutal human right abuse. Its been more than 9 months and Kashmir’s future is still dawdling questioning the whole world that in times of global freedom why they don’t have […]

Kashmir Outcry: Unwrapping Humanitarian Crisis In The Region

Initial Report  On Monday, September 23, 2019, IICR organized a one day national conference, “Kashmir Outcry: Unwrapping Humanitarian Crisis in the Region”. After the recitation of Holy Quran, Ms. Sabah Aslam, Executive Director IICR welcomed the guests. She said Pakistan has a long standing commitment with the Kashmiri freedom struggle movement which was reiterated by […]

India’s Stripping of Article 370: Destabilizing Regional Dynamics

Islamabad Institute of Conflict Resolution (IICR) successfully conducted a one day International Conference on “India’s Stripping of Article 370: Destabilizing Regional Dynamics” at Marriott Hotel, Islamabad November 22, 2019. Conference was aimed at highlighting the growing Indian atrocities in Indian occupied Kashmir after the revocation of article 370 and how India is determined in destabilizing the region. […]

China-Pakistan Relations—The Road Ahead

Pakistan and China are two of the closest states in terms of positive bilateral relations. They have had relations which date back to the era of decolonization. The premise of the relationship between Pakistan and China depends largely on mutual needs which are not just political but economic, strategic, diplomatic and even security based. The […]

The Khojaly Massacre: An Unforgettable Episode of the History

The cruel tragedy against the innocent civilians of Azerbaijan is commemorated from people around the world. February 26th, 1992 marks as the worst morning in the history of Azerbaijan.  Its 27th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide:  a historical crime against humanity by the Armenian forces in Azerbaijan. It would not be considered as an understatement that it was […]

Pakistan: A victim, Not Sponsor of Terrorism

Syed Nasir Hassan The temptation to use violence to influence other people is not something new. This has been done in the past. However, in the modern world the discourse around use of violence has taken new forms. Most of the narrative building around use of violence to influence political outcomes has an extremist or […]

Briefing on 2nd Belt & Road Forum, CPEC and PM Imran Khan’s Visit to China

The Chief executive of Pakistan Mr. Imran Khan is going to participate in the 2ndBelt and Road (B&R) forum which is about to be held on April 25-27, 2019. Despite the fact that various states are going to be part of this forum China holds prestige for Prime Minister Khan. On the occasion Imran Khan […]

Countering Terrorism and the dawn of CPEC

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is much more than just a development deal between two states; it is to a large extent a mega-project which encompasses many foyers of economy, trade and politics as well as strategy between two highly important states within Asia. It incorporates developing a network of roads, pipelines, and railways which connects Balochistan […]

Balochistan, CPEC Nexus

CPEC is an epoch-making project going to put Pakistan-China friendship and their economic cooperation to new heights. The long robust bond of China and Pakistan reached its new heights when CPEC was envisaged back in 2013. The moment this mega development collaboration came on the surface all kinds of narratives and speculations started sprouting. The […]