Chair of the State of Qatar for Islamic Area Studies at Waseda University
Foreign Policy Analyst and Managing Director, CoStruct
National Security Advisor to the President of the Republic of Kenya
Senior Fellow at the Asia Society Policy Institute
Founding President of Halifax International Security Forum
Are the global south’s indifference to the war and growing assertiveness towards the west signs of a shifting international order? Are spheres of influence inevitable in a multipolar world? What are the prospects for and implications of the global south emerging in some form as an international actor in its own right? What should the west do differently so as not to lose its relevance in the global south?