Institute for Defense and Strategic Studies (IDSS)
Institute for Defense and Strategic Studies (IDSS)

Founding Year: 1996

Staff: 19


Ong Keng Yong (Director)

An autonomous research institute created “to conduct research on geopolitical developments in the Asia-Pacific region.” It also strives to promote greater understanding of, and interest in, strategy and defense issues in Singapore and the region.

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Institute for Defense and Strategic Studies (IDSS) contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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