About Us

Center of Pakistan and International Relations (COPAIR) is a strategic think tank, building positive narrative at the national and international level, and advocating policies to build a sustainable, inclusive and resilient Pakistan. COPAIR aims to foster an effective foreign policy of Pakistan and to forge strong diplomatic, political and economic ties of the country, along with the provision of a platform for the engagement of foreign and local speakers and intelligentsia to discuss various global issues and achieve sustainable development goals.


  • National Narrative
  • National Security
  • Economic Security
  • National Cohesion
  • Governance
  • International Relations
  • Global Affairs
  • Trade & Investment
  • Emerging Technology
  • Youth & Women

President’s Message

As President of the Center of Pakistan and International Relations (COPAIR), I am pleased to present our Annual Report 2016-17. COPAIR’s primary objective is to hold sessions and dialogues for envoys and policymakers in Pakistan, conduct research on Pakistan’s foreign policy, promote economic and industrial linkages for investment both locally and abroad, promoting trade ties, develop alternative perspectives, provide new insights and make policy recommendations to the stakeholders. COPAIR have risen to a significant peak in Pakistan’s policy making process, and has created more influence than what was ever expected. Each year, it continues to move beyond its accomplishments of the previous year.


Board of Advisors

We seek to strengthen our policy framework and management practices with the help of our BOD.


COPAIR aims to assist the governmental and non-governmental actors in policy formation, promotion of national interests and building a positive image of the country in the international arena.

Our Mission

to assist national development through systematic research and divergent analysis based on the principles of national progression, upholding human rights, propagating a positive image of Pakistan and a strong national defense.

Policy Advocacy

COPAIR Policy Advocacy’s ultimate aim is to bring about an organic and resilient Pakistani nation.

What's New

The Latest News From Our Initiatives
  • Taliban in Power in Afghanistan: Implications and Opportunities for Pakistan
  • Pakistan Effort Towards Becoming a Welfare State: Policies, Challenges and Recommendations
  • Nuclear Terrorism in India: Threat Senarios and Nuclear Non-Proliferation Regime

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what we have achieved so far!
Startup Pakistan

StartUp Pakistan got an award from Prime Minister of Malaysia Mahatir Mohammad

Startup Pakistan

Startup Pakistan

StartUp Pakistan got an award from the President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi.

Startup Pakistan


COPAIR’s E-Women initiative got an award from the former President of Pakistan, Mr. Mamnoon Hussain.


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Address: Office # 407-408, 4th Floor Evacuee Trust Complex, Agha Khan Road, F-5/1, Islamabad, Pakistan

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