Mrs. Sadhana Relia has contributed immensely to policies, strategies, institutional and financial frameworks relating to science and technology, particularly from India's interests. She is proactively fostering G2G dialogue across several governments, regional and multilateral entities, UN system and International Organizations, professional groups and forums (including EU, ASEAN, BRICS, G20, UNESCO, TWAS, ICTP, Carnegie Group, UNCSTD, NAM S&T Centre). She is managing creation of shared values initiatives based on co-investment of resources from India's S&T interests. Her active science diplomacy is instrumental in realizing international collaborative partnerships on research to innovation to business (joint research and technology development projects, exploratory technology missions, empowering young research talent and building innovation corps, strategic research and innovation agenda prioritization workshops, ministerial meetings and round tables on S&T issues of global significance).
Her notable contributions are,
Science and Technology Perspectives for India's Foreign Policy
Relia, Sadhana; Mitra, Arabinda, Ramasami, T, (April-June 2014)
Indian Foreign Affairs Journal, 9(2):158
S&T Diplomacy and Sustainable Development in the Developing Countries
Miremadi, Tahereh; Arabzai, Abdul Haseeb; Relia, Sadhana (2017), ISBN: 9789351248231