Book Details

Book title: India and Africa: Common Security Challenges for the Next Decade
Author(s): Ruchita Beri
ISBN: 9788182748606
Publication Year: 2015
Binding: HB
Pages: 164
Price: Rs. 795 Rs. 795
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Over the coming decade, converging global security challenges will necessitate combined efforts by states to manage threats and maximize  opportunities. Among  the most significant challenges that India and Africa will face in particular, are reforms in global governance institutions, maritime security threats in the Indian Ocean, energy insecurity and the rise of extremism and terrorism.  This volume combines Indian and African perspectives with regard to the common security challenges they are likely to face in the foreseeable future.

ABOUT Author


Ruchita Beri is a Senior Research Associate and Coordinator, Africa, Latin America, Caribbean and United Nations Centre at IDSA, New Delhi, specialising in political and security issues of Sub-Saharan Africa. Her current research focus is on India-Africa relations. She is currently the Vice President of the African Studies Association of India and an alumna of the Women in International Security (WIIS), USA. She is also the member of Africa Committee of the confederation of Indian Industry (CII). She has lectured at the National Defence College, College of Naval Warfare and the Foreign Service Institute. She has also participated in various international conferences. She is on the Editorial Board of Austral: Brazilian Journal of Strategy & International Relations. She has edited two books, India and Africa: Enhancing Mutual Engagement, and Africa and Energy Security and has contributed journal articles and book chapters to over 80 publications.

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