IRS |Institute of Regional Studies


Nabila Jaffer


  • Masters of Advanced Studies in International and European Security Studies from Global Studies Institute University of Geneva, Switzerland
  • M. Phil in Defence and Strategic Studies from Quaid-i-Azam University
  • Masters in Pakistan Studies, Quaid-i-Azam University
  • Certificate in International Training Course in Security Policy 2013-2014 at Geneva Centre for Security Policy, Switzerland


  • Research Fellow at Center for Research and Security Studies 2011-2013
  • Member Youth Parliament Pakistan 2013 (MYP-FATA)
  • Alumni - U.S. Cultural Exchange Program 2012 under the theme of ‘National Security and Foreign Affairs’


  • Conflict and Security, Governance, Regional Institutions and Geo-political issues, East Asia/South Asia

Paper Published

  • The First Enlargement of Shanghai Cooperation Organization and its Implications


  • Upcoming: The Stumbling Blocks in the Peace Process between India and Pakistan
  • The Impact of Ajit Doval Doctrine on Indo-Pak Relations and Kashmir Conflict
  • MAS Research Paper: China’s Increasing Economic Interests and Future Course of Relations with the United States

Research Analyst
Phone: 0092-51-9202224 (Ext:109)
Fax: 0092-51-9204055