Study and research
According to approved annual plans of the Institute and also in line with research orders received from various organizations and institutions, a set of research projects have been carried out by Tehran International Studies and Research Institute with different degrees of importance covering various issues related to foreign policy, security policy, regional and transregional issues, as well as such basic issues as energy and new technologies. The most important of research projects carried out up to the present time include:
• An estimate of challenges, threats and opportunities facing the national security of the Islamic Republic of Iran;
• Iran's lawsuits against the United States;
• Islamism in contemporary world;
• Doctrine, strategy and security policies in contemporary world;
• Identifying security issues;
• Hydropolitics of Iran's border rivers;
• Law and security in model countries;
• Formulating the national security doctrine;
• National security of the Islamic Republic of Iran and challenges to national security of the Islamic Republic of Iran;
• Dictionary of strategic and security sciences;
• Security considerations in Iran's relations with neighboring countries;
• Modern terrorism;
• Encyclopedia of the elite;
• Regional studies;
• Country estimates;
• Research centers;
• Soft war;
• Nuclear issue;
• Human rights.