Concept Notes

A Prosperous Indo-Pacific: Enhancing Cooperation in India's Northeast and Eastern Neighborhood

The vision of a free, open and prosperous Indo-Pacific is fast taking center-stage in the collective view of the global strategic community. The United States of America, Australia, India and Japan (QUAD) have introduced their vision of Indo-Pacific cooperation. There is an agreement on several common denominators: that the region is one with great potential for trade, being naturally connected by shared waters, shared civilisation and shared values of respecting sovereignty, trust and freedom for inclusive growth.