Expert Briefs

CFR scholars provide expert analysis and commentary on international issues.

India Warms Up to Climate Action

Authors: Varun Sivaram and Annushka Shivnani

India has taken a major step forward ahead of global climate talks in Paris, but the country’s clean energy strategy still faces domestic and international challenges, write CFR’s Varun Sivaram and Annushka Shivnani.

See more in India; Energy Policy

Disaster Relief: China and India Come Together

Authors: Ashlyn Anderson and Alyssa Ayres

Chinese and Indian relief efforts in the aftermath of the 2015 Nepal earthquake set a precedent for trust building between two countries whose cooperation will be crucial to the prosperity of South Asia, write CFR's Alyssa Ayres and Ashlyn Anderson.

See more in Nepal; Disasters