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India can become a powerful force in shaping the future of the Global South. Critically analyse India’s potential to become the capital of the Global South.

Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora.

3. India can become a powerful force in shaping the future of the Global South. Critically analyse India’s potential to become the capital of the Global South. (250 words)

Difficulty level: Tough

Reference: Indian Express

Why the question:

The author believes that India’s current government is taking the necessary steps to position the country as a global leader and that with the right policies and initiatives.

Key Demand of the question:

To write about the potential and limitations of India to become the capital of global south.

Directive word: 

Critically analyze – When asked to analyse, you must examine methodically the structure or nature of the topic by separating it into component parts and present them in a summary. When ‘critically’ is suffixed or prefixed to a directive, one needs to look at the good and bad of the topic and give a balanced judgment on the topic.

Structure of the answer:

Introduction: 

Begin by giving context.

Body:

In the first part, write about the potential of India to be the leader of the global south – strategic location, large population, and growing economy etc. Write about how India can shape the global south.

Next, write about the limitations of India to be the leader of the global south – economic inequality, infrastructure challenges, foreign policy challenges, and environmental issues etc.

Conclusion:

Conclude with a balanced opinion on the above issues.