Sreoshi Sinha

Sreoshi Sinha

Associate Fellow

Areas of Research

  • Multilateral organisations in the Indian Ocean region
  • Cyber Terrorism
  • Disarmament, Nuclear Terrorism
  • Human Rights Law
  • India’s Counter Terrorism Approach
  • International Humanitarian Law
  • International Law
  • Nuclear Weapons
  • Terrorism and Counter Terrorism
  • United Nations Peacekeeping


  • Associate Fellow, National Maritime Foundation (NMF), New Delhi (since January 2022)
  • Research Associate, Centre for Air Power Studies, New Delhi (April 2018 – November 2020)
  • Paper Setter and Examiner of Human Rights for the undergraduate (UG), University of Calcutta, Kolkata (May 2014 – Sep 2016)
  • Guest Faculty of Human Rights, Vivekananda College, Kolkata (May 2014 – September 2016)
  • Guest Faculty of Human Rights, Basanti Devi College, Kolkata (August 2014 – March 2015)
  • Lecturer of Human Rights, Ram Krishna Sarada Mission Vivekananda Vidyabhavan College, Kolkata (February 2014 – September 2014)


  • Pursuing PhD in Counter Terrorism and International Humanitarian Law,
    Nelson Mandela Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia, New
    Delhi (since 2016)
  • M.Phil. Foreign Policy Studies, Institute of Foreign Policy, University of Calcutta,
    Kolkata (2016)
  • M.A. Human Rights Law, University of Calcutta, Kolkata (2013)
  • B.A. Sociology, St. Xavier’s College, University of Calcutta, Kolkata (2010)


  • “Is Religion a driving factor for Violent Extremism? A Case Study of Kashmir”, World Congress of Political Science, organised by the International Political Science Association (IPSA), Lisbon, Portugal  (online), July 2021.
  • “The COVID 19 and its impact on India’s National Security” , RCSCD 2020 Web
  • Forum on, “New Threats, New Movements, New Nationalisms”, organised by International Political Science Association (IPSA), 17-18 Sept 2020, UTC.
  • “South Asia beyond Terrorism: Peace, Development and Human Security” , International Conference on, “From 26/11 to the Strike at Balakot: what has changed in India’s Counter Terrorism”, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, 19- 20 December 2019.
  • “Cyber Terrorism and International Humanitarian Law”, at the All India International and Area Studies Convention, 2019.
  • “India’s Rising Supremacy in the Post COVID-19 era”, NIICE-WPC International Conference, on “Post-Pandemic World Order: Navigating New Normal”.


All Publications

  • Sreoshi Sinha, Nuclear Weapons and International Humanitarian Law (New Delhi: KW Publishers, 2022).
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “A Potential Threat on Cyberterrorism on the National Security of India”, in Handbook of International Relations: Issues of Human Rights and Foreign Policy, Vol 1, eds Swati Chakraborty, Rajeev M M and Anju Lis Kurian (New Delhi, ABS, 2017).
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Right to Food during Armed Conflicts: A Challenge to international Human Rights” in Globalization, Governance and Human Rights: The South Asian Experiences, ?
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “From 26/11 to Pulwama: The Changing Postures of Terrorism in South Asia and India’s Role in Countering Them”, in Governance and Security Issues in South Asia, eds C Vinodan, (New Delhi, Nova Science Publishers, 2021).
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Social Exclusion of Transgender in the civil Society, A case study of Kolkata,” International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Studies, September 2016, DOI: 10.5958/2454-4833.2016.00006.1
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Constitutional Provision to Health and Healthcare in India”, West Bengal Human Rights Journal, II, December 2016.
  •  Sreoshi Sinha, “The 1996 Advisory Opinion of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on the Legality of the threat or use of Nuclear Weapons”, Air Power Journal 14, No 4 (Winter 2018)
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Nuclear weapons and International Law” Air Power Journal 16, No 4, April – June 2019.
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Nuclear Terrorism: The current scenario”, Defense and Diplomacy Journal, October-December 2019.
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Cyber Terrorism and International Humanitarian Law”, Journal for Law, September 2019,
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Nuclear weapons and International Law”, Air Power Journal 16, No 4, April – June 2019, content/uploads/2022/01/sreoshi- sinha.pdf
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Nuclear Ban Treaty,” Journal of Defense and Diplomacy, April – June 2020.
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Misconduct by UN Peacekeeping Forces: Addressing a Critical Challenge,” CLAWS, July 10, 2018, URL:
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “UN’s New Disarmament Agenda ‘To Secure Our World and Our Future,” Centre for Air Power Studies, May 31, 2018, URL:
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Is the Threat of Nuclear Terrorism Real?”, Centre for Air Power Studies, October 01, 2019, URL:
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Women in Countering Terrorism,” Centre for Air Power Studies, August 03, 2018,
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Threat or use of nuclear weapons: Violation of The Right to Life,” Centre for Air Power Studies, January 2, 2019, URL:
  • Sreoshi Sinha, “Rescheduling Of 2020 NPT Rev Con at A New Venue: Will It Change the Prospects of The Rev Con Too?,” Centre for Air Power Studies, April 03, 2020, URL: