The Indo-Pacific is a vast and integrated region encompassing the area between the Indian and the Pacific Ocean and spreading from the Eastern Coast of Africa to the Western Coasts of the US. The region has been conceptualized as an integrated whole but there has been an excessive focus on the Eastern Indo-Pacific, that is on the regions east of India, at the expense of a focus on regions west of India.

This conference envisages stressing upon the need to have an integrated Indo-Pacific and the IOR, and, to highlight India’s vital strategic interests in the region to its West.

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