About the Initiative

The India Initiative builds on Georgetown University’s core strengths—academic excellence, location in Washington, D.C., and Jesuit mission of service to the world—to advance research and teaching around India and world affairs and create a platform for high-level dialogue among American and Indian leaders from government, business, civil society, and the academy. 


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The Evolution of Indian Diplomacy Event

Ambassador Harsh Vardhan Shringla, the Indian ambassador to the United States, has witnessed the evolution of the Indian Foreign Service during his several decades in government service. Ambassador Shringla will speak about the evolution and future of Indian diplomacy and leveraging multilateral