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Renewed U.S.-India Climate Cooperation Report
 (Indian workers install solar panels at the Gujarat solar park in the Charanka village of the Patan district on April 14, 2012.)

Renewed U.S.-India Climate Cooperation

The United States and India can collaborate to rapidly catalyze foreign institutional investment in India’s green transition, which would significantly influence the global effort to combat climate change.

Kanika Chawla, Alan Yu, Rita Cliffton

Five Pillars of an Enduring U.S.-India Partnership Video

Five Pillars of an Enduring U.S.-India Partnership

U.S.-India task force co-chairs, former Indian Ambassador to the United States Nirupama Rao and former U.S. Ambassador to India Richard Verma, discuss the five greatest opportunities and challenges facing the partnership in the coming decade.

Michael Fuchs, Abigail Bard, Andrew Satter

The United States and India: Forging an Indispensable Democratic Partnership Report

The United States and India: Forging an Indispensable Democratic Partnership

The United States and India must forge an indispensable democratic partnership that can serve as a pillar of peace, prosperity, and democracy around the world.

the Center for American Progress Task Force on U.S.-India Relations

Center for American Progress U.S.-India Task Force Report

Center for American Progress U.S.-India Task Force

The Center for American Progress is convening a task force on U.S.-India relations, bringing together a dynamic set of experts from both nations to chart a shared bilateral agenda and to press that agenda in both Washington and New Delhi.

Trump’s Conflicts of Interest in India Article
An man reads a Bengali-language newspaper in Kolkata, India, November 10, 2016. (AP/Bikas Das)

Trump’s Conflicts of Interest in India

Trump’s extensive business connections in India have led him to forge close relations with Indian politicians, including some far-right, extremist figures—alliances that likely won’t serve either Americans or Indians well.

Carolyn Kenney, John Norris

Showing Up Is Not Enough: Trump’s First 100 Days in the Asia-Pacific Report

Showing Up Is Not Enough: Trump’s First 100 Days in the Asia-Pacific

President Trump has so far continued President Barack Obama’s fast pace of high-level engagement in Asia, but Trump’s policies are quickly undermining U.S. interests in regional peace and prosperity.

Michael Fuchs, Brian Harding, Melanie Hart

Paris: The New Geopolitics of Climate Change Article
President Barack Obama walks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to be photographed by media at the Hyderabad House in New Delhi, January 25, 2015. (AP/Carolyn Kaster)

Paris: The New Geopolitics of Climate Change

A series of recent climate pledges from developing countries has demonstrated that the geopolitics of climate action is shifting in the lead-up to the Paris climate agreement.

Gwynne Taraska

High Hopes, Modest Expectations Article
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves to the crowd as he arrives to give a speech at Madison Square Garden on September 28, 2014. (AP/Jason DeCrow)

High Hopes, Modest Expectations

President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet for the first time today to discuss their strategic partnership and to build upon the already strong foundation between the United States and India.

Aarthi Gunasekaran, Vikram Singh

Indispensable Partners: Reenergizing U.S.-India Ties Testimony

Indispensable Partners: Reenergizing U.S.-India Ties

Vikram Singh, Vice President for National Security and International Policy at the Center for American Progress, testifies before the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South and Central Asian Affairs.

Vikram Singh

Video Series: A Brighter Future for India Video

Video Series: A Brighter Future for India

This video series documents how solar power has the potential to improve livelihoods, health, and the environment while avoiding the need for the costly grid expansion that is a distant reality for many.

Andrew Satter, Rebecca Lefton

Built-In Savings: A U.S.-India Partnership on Energy-Efficient Buildings Report
The Columbia Square building, right, and Koin Center building, left, shown in Portland, Oregon, Wednesday, December 3, 2013, are both LEED-certified commercial buildings. (AP/Don Ryan)

Built-In Savings: A U.S.-India Partnership on Energy-Efficient Buildings

The United States and India should aggressively pursue opportunities to curb energy waste in the building sector in order to reduce their greenhouse gas pollution, enhance their energy security, and grow their economies.

Bracken Hendricks, Pete Ogden, Ben Bovarnick

What to Expect from Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s U.S. Visit Report
An employee at a Minneapolis nursing home sits at a table with a group of residents playing dominoes, January 2006. (Getty/Star Tribune/Stormi Greener)

What to Expect from Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s U.S. Visit

Prime Minister Singh and President Obama will meet for the third official U.S.-India state visit to exchange ideas on deepening the U.S.-India partnership, as well as fulfilling unmet expectations.

Caroline Wadhams, Aarthi Gunasekaran

Climate Change, Migration, and Conflict in South Asia Report
In areas of existing conflict in South Asia, added stressors of climate change and changing migration patterns could be a security concern. (AP/Anupam Nath)

Climate Change, Migration, and Conflict in South Asia

Analyzing South Asia through the prism of climate, migration, and security in Assam and the surrounding region provides useful insights into the underlying trends shaping the entire region and the risks posed by current long-term trajectories.

Arpita Bhattacharyya, Michael Werz

Deepening the U.S.-India Partnership Article
Members of the U.S. delegation stand during the playing of the U.S. national anthem during the state dinner for President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama hosted by India's President Prathiba Patil and her husband Devisingh Ramsingh Shekhawat at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi, India, Monday, Nov. 8, 2010. From left are: Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, speech writer Jon Favreau, National Security Adviser Tom Donilon, senior adviser Valerie Jarrett, Commerce Secretary Gary Locke, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, U.S. Ambassador to India Tim Roemer and wife Sally. (AP/Charles Dharapak)

Deepening the U.S.-India Partnership

Focusing on energy, infrastructure, and security are three ways the two nations can cooperate for the good of both economies and regional political stability.

Richard Verma, Caroline Wadhams

Understanding the Historical Conflicts Behind Today’s Violence in Assam Report
An Indian supporter holds a placard during a protest against what they say is illegal migration of Muslims from Bangladesh to the northeastern Indian state of Assam. The conflict in the state could get worse as the effects of climate change become more drastic. (AP/Tsering Topgyal)

Understanding the Historical Conflicts Behind Today’s Violence in Assam

Arpita Bhattacharyya looks at past conflict involving South Asian immigrant communities in Assam to understand the roots of the current conflict and examine implications for the future, including the role of climate change in the region.

Arpita Bhattacharyya

Turning Words into Action Report
President Barack Obama and India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh smile during a state dinner at Rashtrapati Bhavan, or President's Palace, in New Delhi, India in 2010. (AP/ Manish Swarup)

Turning Words into Action

Rich Verma and Michael Werz review why India is an important ally to the United States and which issues the countries will focus on at their upcoming summit.

Richard Verma, Michael Werz

The Changing Climate in India Article
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and India's Junior Minister for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh discuss climate change during Clinton's visit to India in July. (AP/Mustafa Quraishi)

The Changing Climate in India

India brings new hope that developed and developing nations will be able to reach an agreement on emissions reduction, write Andrew Light, Julian L. Wong, and Sabina Dewan.

Andrew Light, Julian L. Wong, Sabina Dewan

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