Called on H.E. Mr. Mohamed Nasheed, President of the Maldives

News Malé, The Maldives - 12th October 2009

During a meeting lasting about an hour, UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Madanjeet Singh traced the origin and achievements of South Asia Foundation (SAF) since it was established in 2000. He informed the President that Mr. Zaki, with his experience as the former Secretary General of SAARC, has been very helpful from the very inception of the Foundation. Having already briefed by Mr. Zaki, President Nasheed gladly approved the proposal to set up the SAF institution of excellence and agreed that it shall be called Madanjeet Singh Institute of the Environment and Global Warming.

President of the Maldives
From left to right : The excellency President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives with UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Madanjeet Singh, SAF Founder and Mr. Ibrahim Hussain Zaki, SAF Maldives Chairperson.