The 8th round of Bangladesh-India Security Dialogue held on 10-11 October 2017 at the Lakeshore Hotel, Dhaka
Date: 10-11 October 2017
Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) organized the 8th round of Bangladesh-India Security Dialogue held on 10-11 October 2017 at the Lakeshore Hotel, Dhaka in association with Observer Research Foundation (ORF). Dr. GowherRizvi, Adviser on International Affairs to the Hon’ble Prime Minister, People’s Republic of Bangladesh; was the Chief Guest at the inaugural session presided over by Ambassador Farooq Sobhan, President, BEI. A 12 member delegation headed by Ambassador PinakRanjanChakravarty, Distinguish Fellow, ORF; attended the dialogue. The dialogue covered a range of issues for discussion including Bangladesh-India relations, sub-regional connectivity, maritime security, ISIS’s implication in South Asia, countering radicalization and violent extremism in South Asia, and Rohingya crisis. Prominent researchers from BEI and ORF presented the papers at the dialogue while the discussion was enriched by theinteractive participation of distinguished security and policy analysts of both Bangladesh and India.