*Meeting between DG ISSI and Executive Head of Japan Institute of International Affairs*
The Center for Strategic Perspectives (CSP) at the Institute of Strategic Studies held a virtual meeting with the Executive Head of Japan Institute of International Affairs. The meeting was attended by Director General Institute of Strategic Studies, Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry, members of the CSP Team and moderated by the Director CSP, Mr. Najam Rafique. The meeting was held to extend collaboration between the Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad and the Japan Institute of International Affairs.
The Director General JIIA, Ms. Tomiko Ichikawa was given an introductory presentation about the working of the Institute of Strategic Studies and briefed about the functions and scope of the Institute. Director General ISSI, Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry expressed his desire to undertake joint collaboration between the two institutes in the shape of joint events, including information sharing, and undertaking bilateral events. Director General JIIA, Ms. Ichikawa welcomed the proposals suggested by the DG ISSI and expressed her desire to extend cooperation in different realms. The introductory meeting ended with the agreement to pursue bilateral discussions in areas of common interest.