Myanmar ISIS is a member of several important regional and international networks, and also has partnerships with leading international foreign policy institutions.

ASEAN Institutes of Strategic and International Studies (ASEAN-ISIS)

Under the flagships of the Asia-Pacific Roundtable and ASEAN’s People Assembly (APA), this network of ASEAN think-tanks meets regularly to discuss international issues of regional importance, with each other and with experts and government officials from other parts of the world. Members of the ASEAN-ISIS network include:

• Brunei Darussalam Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies (BDIPSS), Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Brunei

Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace (CICP), Cambodia

Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Indonesia

Institute of Foreign Affairs (IFA), Laos DPR

Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS), Malaysia

• Institute for Strategic and Development Studies (ISDS), Philippines

Singapore Institute of International Affairs (SIIA), Singapore

Institute of Security and International Studies (ISIS), Thailand

Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam (formerly Institute for International Relations), Vietnam

The Network of East Asian Think-Tanks (NEAT)

NEAT promotes exchanges among East Asian think tanks and provides studies on East Asian cooperation, propose recommendations to East Asian Governments within the framework oftrack II diplomacy.

Designated by ASEAN+3 Government, MISIS cooperates with the following institutions within the NEAT framework:

• Brunei Darussalam Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies (BDIPPSS), Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Brunei

• Center for East Asian Studies, China

China Foreign Affairs University, China

• Center for East Asian Cooperation Studies, University of Indonesia, Indonesia

The Japan Forum on International Relations, Inc., Japan

• Korean Institute of South East Asian Studies (KISEAS), Korea

• Institute of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Laos

Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS), Malaysia

Philippine Institute for Development Studies, Philippines

East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Institute of East Asian Studies, Thammasat University, Thailand

Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam, Vietnam

Institutional Partnerships

In addition to the ASEAN ISIS and NEAT networks, Myanmar ISIS has partnerships with leading international institutions, including the following:

Shanghai Institute for International Studies, China

Institute for Transnational Studies, Germany

• Institute for Peace and Democracy, Indonesia

Indian Council of World Affairs, India

Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore

Lowy Institute for International Policy, Australia

Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES), Germany

European Institute for Asian Studies, Belgium

Asia New Zealand Foundation, New Zealand

The Asialink Centre, Australia

Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue, Switzerland

Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI), Norway

Pacific Forum CSIS, United States of America

Latest Publication


Hpakant’s Tragedy: Policy recommendations to gradually reduce the vicious cycle of catastrophe


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