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
In the media Special Correspondent, The Hindu - 7th March 2008

SAARC to collaborate in social science research

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Conference 14th January 2008

SAARC - Towards Greater Connectivity

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News 9th November 2007

Report on Activities for the year 2007

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News Rising Nepal - 4th September 2007

Presentation of books to the Dean of Tribhuvan University's Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

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News People's Review - 9th August 2007

South Asian University: A Long Felt Need

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