Arnab Das

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US National Security Strategy has ramifications for Indo-Pacific’s underwater domain

Unique tropical conditions ensure significant (of the order of 60%) degradation of sonar performance, compared to the temperate/polar waters. Thus,...

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Serious efforts needed to manage underwater noise

Any alterations to the acoustic environment will have significant impact on the marine mammals’ long-term well-being. This is referred to as...

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[email protected] must think in terms of UDA framework

The underwater domain is managed by over 20 authorities and agencies under the Central and state governments, with serious lack...

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India as next G20 president should give Indo-Pacific policy the UDA edge

The Group of Twenty (G20) is a group of the world’s major economies. The G20 represents all inhabited continents, 80%...

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UDA needed for maritime security coordination in Indo-Pacific

The tropical littoral waters of the Indo-Pacific region suffer from unique challenges on multiple counts. The National Security Adviser (NSA),...

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Underwater domain awareness framework addresses G7 action points

The G7 has assured progress on the following five action points: a sustainable planet, economic stability and transformation, healthy lives,...

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Quad needs a new perspective based on UDA

Quad’s ongoing maritime domain awareness (MDA), in the absence of a comprehensive Underwater Domain Awareness (UDA), is out of sync...

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People, economy, nature: How they enhance UDA

Maritime governance is the key, however, the challenges and opportunities in the Indo-Pacific strategic space are extremely unique. The 20th...

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Underwater Domain Awareness framework: A new perspective for young India

The enhanced maritime and ocean activities along with the freshwater systems point to the requirement of effective governance mechanism.  ...

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Task cut out for National Maritime Security Coordinator

Underwater Domain Awareness (UDA) cannot be taken as an underwater extension of the ongoing Maritime Domain Awareness framework.   Pune:...

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To see, to understand, to share: A three-step approach to UDA

The Underwater Domain Awareness (UDA) framework requires a nuanced approach towards evolving the policy and technology intervention along with the...

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Underwater domain awareness must for SAGAR

The UDA framework addresses concerns and provides a structure that will seamlessly bring all the stakeholders together to complement the...

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Indian Ocean Region needs to prioritise UDA framework

The Security And Growth for All in the Region (SAGAR) declaration of Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be truly realised...

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Underwater domain awareness (UDA) framework in the new global order

Pune: The 21st century has seen a decisive shift in the global order. The rise of China and decline of...