ISPP is organizing a webinar with Mr. Raja Karthikeya on the topic New challenges in International Public Policy.
Title: New challenges in International Public Policy
About The Speaker:
Raja Karthikeya is a Political Affairs Officer in the United Nations Secretariat in New York where he works on the Middle East desk. He has previously served with UN political missions in Afghanistan and Iraq. His work has included mediation in inter-ethnic and inter-tribal land and water disputes, demobilization and reintegration, advising on sub-national governance, facilitating policing coordination, setting up transitional justice mechanisms, managing large technical assistance programs and facilitating the formation of a national unity government. He has written extensively about public policy and developmental challenges in India and on policy innovations to address them. His publications have included: a multi-sectoral strategy to address the Maoist insurgency, improving nuclear safety, enshrining Equality of Opportunity in the Indian Constitution, a Disaster Crisis response SOP for state governments, an employment insurance model and on Climate Change Adaptation. Passionate about cinema, he has written about the role that the Indian film industry could play in public diplomacy. He did his MS from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and MBA from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade.
Date: 17 April, 2019
Time: 05:30 PM – 06:30 PM