Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS)
The Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS) is an autonomous research institution established with the financial support of the Indian government. It serves as a think tank on global issues in the field of international economic relations and development cooperation. RIS has also been envisioned as a forum for fostering effective intellectual dialogue among developing countries. Moreover, it functions as an advisory body to the Indian government on matters pertaining to multilateral economic and social issues, including regional and sub-regional cooperation arrangements.