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India And China: A Text in the Time Of COVID-19 Featured Article

India And China: A Text in the Time Of COVID-19

While China and India have struggled to cope with COVID-19, their relations have taken a hit due to issues such as FDI rules and pharmaceuticals.

Estonian Perspective of Cyber Security Featured Article

Estonian Perspective of Cyber Security

Mr Aasmann focused on Estonia's cybersecurity at the webinar, need to build trust for secure systems and interdependence among sectors.

Russia's battle against COVID 19 Featured Article

Russia's battle against COVID 19

In the 7th Webinar held on April 28th, the focus was on Russian efforts towards battling the pandemic and to seek strategies for a post COVID scenario.

Resilience in the New World of Cybersecurity Featured Article

Resilience in the New World of Cybersecurity

In the aftermath of COVID 19, the world is witnessing a significant rise in cyber-attacks due to near-total dependency on the internet by most businesses.

The Humanitarian Silk Route Featured Article

The Humanitarian Silk Route

A humanitarian approach is what China is focusing on in the Health Silk Road initiative of BRI, says Dr Patrick Mendis, former U.S. diplomat.

The Changing Face of CI Security Featured Article

The Changing Face of CI Security

As the world grapples with the effects of COVID 19 and puts greater reliance on digital services and platforms, the threat to critical infrastructure has spiralled.

'Hospitals not designed for pandemic'~Dr Garcia Featured Article

'Hospitals not designed for pandemic'~Dr Garcia

‘There is a need to re-engineer COVID treatment spaces with negative pressure as no hospitals are designed for handling pandemics’ .

'Global Order no more' ~ HE MK Narayanan Featured Article

'Global Order no more' ~ HE MK Narayanan

HE MK Narayanan predicted a change of guard in the global hierarchy of nations in a post-COVID geopolitical scenario at the Synergia Forum.

 'Globalisation with localisation' ~ Boon Hui Featured Article

'Globalisation with localisation' ~ Boon Hui

Boon Hui Khoo, the former President of Interpol elaborated on the measures taken by Singapore during the pandemic at Synergia Foundation Forum.

 Dr. Paulraj: Induction into the AMACAD Featured Article

Dr. Paulraj: Induction into the AMACAD

In recognition of his contribution in the field of science and technology, Dr. Arogyaswami J Paulraj was inducted into the AMACAD.

No man is an island: Michael Chertoff Featured Article

No man is an island: Michael Chertoff

National security needs to take into account interdependence: Michael Chertoff, Former Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Post-lockdown expectations Featured Article

Post-lockdown expectations

There is lack of definite information, so strategies are based on conjecture: said T.M. Vijay Bhaskar, at the Synergia Foundation webinar.

We need to understand the disease: Amb P S Raghavan Featured Article

We need to understand the disease: Amb P S Raghavan

Synergia Foundation conducted a webinar on April 11th, to comprehend the threat posed by COVID-19.

 COVID-19 and Threats to Critical Infrastructure Featured Article

COVID-19 and Threats to Critical Infrastructure

While institutions have resilience strategies to navigate unconventional security threats, a pandemic is altogether different.

COVID-19 Pandemic: Test for Leadership Featured Article

COVID-19 Pandemic: Test for Leadership

The COVID-19 pandemic, is the third challenge that Mother Nature has thrown our species, in recent years.

Pandemics, supply disruptions could turn into security threats Featured Article

Pandemics, supply disruptions could turn into security threats

Originating in China in the 1850s, spread by the fleas during a mining boom in Yunnan, and moving to India and Hong Kong, the bubonic plague claimed at least 15 million lives and perhaps catalysed…

US-Philippines Defence Ties – Pulling Apart Featured Article

US-Philippines Defence Ties – Pulling Apart

Historically bound together with strong military ties, the US-Philippines alliance is under duress. What does this imply for the region?

End of a Decade- End of Teens-Part 2 Featured Article

End of a Decade- End of Teens-Part 2

As a sequel to our first part on the ‘Decade that Was’, we now look at Climate Change, Health Care and Technology and how they are shaping our future.

End of a Decade - End of the Teens Featured Article

End of a Decade - End of the Teens

The teenage years of the Twenty-First Century is over , we at Synergia take a peek at some of the consequential events on our global patch that could help us better understand 2020 and beyond

Remembering Versailles at Hundred Featured Article

Remembering Versailles at Hundred

The Synergia Foundation hosted its 62nd Round table to discuss the book, the Treaty of Versailles and the Remaking of the World--1919 -2019, authored by sisters Aloka Moulik Chatterjee and Achala M.…