A crisis can occur as a result of an unpredictable event that had been considered as a potential risk. Managing crises and having various contingency plans in place is vital for effective response during a crisis.
President BIPSS, Major General Muniruzzaman (Retd). and Research Fellow, BCTR Mr. Shafqat Munir attended a workshop on ‘Crisis Response in South Asia’ held at Kathmandu, Nepal last week. The event was jointly hosted by the Near East and South Asia Center for Strategic Studies at the US National Defense University (NESA Center) and the Daniel K Inouye Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies (APCSS) and the Centre for South Asian Studies in Kathmandu, Nepal. Representatives of the leading South Asian think tanks and universities attended the workshop.