About RIS


Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS) is a New Delhi–based autonomous policy research institute that specialises in issues related to international economic development, trade, investment and technology. RIS is envisioned as a forum for fostering effective policy dialogue and capacity-building among developing countries on global and regional economic issues.


The focus of the work programme of RIS is to promote South-South Cooperation and collaborate with developing countries in multilateral negotiations in various forums. RIS is engaged across inter-governmental processes of several regional economic cooperation initiatives. Through its intensive network of think tanks, RIS seeks to strengthen policy coherence on international economic issues and the development partnership canvas.


Global Economic Governance and Cooperation
There is a need to assess the key developments in the Doha Round, which have contributed to the present stalemate.
Trade, Investment and Economic Cooperation
Trade and Investment Prospects of the IOR-ARC in the New Millennium: New Economic Frontiers of the Region
Trade Facilitation, Connectivity and Regional Cooperation
This ongoing study will make an attempt to understand the level of trade links that India has with Myanmar
New Technologies and Development Issues
The work on New Technologies and Development Issues is pursued under Science, Technology and Innovation Work Program


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