As a political analyst, Elina Noor, Director, Foreign Policy and Security Studies for Malaysia’s Institute of Strategic and International Studies encapsulates Jay Carafano’s description of how a think tank should function i.e. to communicate “in ways that will allow their ideas to break through to decision-makers who are bombarded with information from all sides”.

Indeed, Elina’s ability to articulate on complex and dynamic global affairs – such as major power relations, cyber warfare, terrorism and conflicts – in succinct yet jargon-free language has made her a highly sought-after interviewee by the international media.

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