Tridivesh Singh Maini

Tridivesh Singh Maini

New Delhi-based Policy Analyst

Education: BA (Hons) Politics, Sheffield University, UK; MA - International Development, School of International Service, American University, Washington DC | Tridivesh Singh Maini is a New Delhi-based Policy Analyst, associated with the Jindal School of International Affairs, OP Jindal Global University, Haryana. He is also a former SAV Visiting Fellow (Winter 2016) with the Stimson Centre, Washington DC, an Asia Society India-Pakistan Regional Young Leaders Initiative (IPRYLI) Fellow (2013-14), and a Public Policy Scholar with The Hindu Centre for Politics and Public Policy, Chennai (November 2013-March 2014). He also serves as the Consulting Editor, Geopolitics for The Dispatch. His areas of interests span from the role of Punjab in India-Pakistan ties, and the changing nature of Indian federalism to the the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

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