SAARC

In recognition of its objectives for regional development and cooperation, the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Council of Ministers  (Dhaka, 1st-2nd August 2006) has granted SAARC Apex Body (View Certificate) status to the South Asia Foundation. This was renewed on 8th December 2011 for another Five Years ( Click here )

The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) was established when its Charter was formally adopted on 8th December 1985 by the Heads of State or Government of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, and the Headquarters of SAARC Secretariat are in Kathmandu, Nepal.

SAARC provides a platform for the peoples of South Asia to work together in a spirit of friendship, trust and understanding. It aims to accelerate the process of economic and social development in Member States. (www.saarc-sec.org)
 
Charter of SAARC

SAF as Apex body

  SAARC
News Kathmandu, Nepal - 28th November 2014

Dr Sayed Mossadeq Khalili, Minister and SAF-Afghanistan Director, participated in a panel discussion on the 18 SAARC Submit

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In the media The Hindu, Delhi, India - 1st November 2014

SAARC Delhi Declaration pushes for better education

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News New Delhi, India - 31st October 2014

2nd Meeting of SAARC Ministers of Education/Higher Education

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In the media UMIKS, Srinagar, India - 5th June 2014

A New begining to build healthy relationship:Academicians

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News Kathmandu, Nepal - 4th March 2014

H.E. Mr. Arjun B.Thapa has succeeded H.E. Ahmed Saleem as Twelfth Secretary-General of SAARC

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