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 5th December 2010

The Silver Jubilee of SAARC Charter Day - 3rd-5th December 2010 - Chandigarh

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News Puducherry - 11th August 2010

Prof Tareen Vice Chancellor and the Director with a group of Madanjeet Singh scholarship students
from SAARC countries

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News 11th February 2010

SAF Annual Report 2009

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News New Delhi - 24th October 2009

Introduction of a common currency on the lines of the European Union's Euro for SAARC countries

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In the media Daily news, Sri Lanka's National news paper since 1918 - 23rd September 2009

The economic dimension of national security

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