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 - 9th July 2018

Press Release-The Fifty-fifth Session of the Programming Committee of the SAARC was held in Kathmandu

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News IIC, New Delhi - 3rd July 2018

SAARC Development Fund's Partnership Conclave 2018 held in New Delhi

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News Kathmandu, Nepal - 28th June 2018

Press Release- Meeting of the Core Group of SAARC Immigration Authorities and Visa Experts

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News Kathmandu, Nepal - 27th June 2018

Press Release Workshop on the Role of Arbitrators in Fostering Efficient Resolution of Disputes, organized jointly in Kathmandu

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News Kathmandu, Nepal - 19th June 2018

Press Release - Secretary General of SAARC calls on the Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies of Nepal

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