Institute for Strategic Studies, Research and Analysis (ISSRA) is located within the premises of the National Defence University, Islamabad. ISSRA is recognized domestically as well as globally as one of the credible think tanks in the domain of National Security. ISSRA has been making substantial intellectual contributions in an era of strategic realignments and changing world order, both at the Military and National Policy levels. Institutes from across the globe seek ISSRA’s participation and viewpoint, especially when it comes to aspects related to the matters of global and national security.
To be an elite and highly credible intellectual forum known for its objective and critical analysis of subjects related to Global Security and National Security of Pakistan within the contemporary geo-strategic environment.