SAF News

News Kathmandu, Nepal - 23rd September 2021

Ms Sonika Aryal, Alumna, UMCSAJ (Batch 2017-18) engaged with Mr Binod Bhandari, National Cricket Player from Nepal

Ms Sonika Aryal, SAF Alumna, is an experienced News Anchor and Sports anchor with a demonstrated history of working in the Broadcast Media Industry.

News Sri Lanka - 15th September 2021

Ms. Sakuntala Galanga, Alumna UMISAA from Sri Lanka shares her poem about her Afghan friends

I sit and sip my tea Under a Rose-Apple tree........
The clouds are free.............
The wind is free........

News 13th September 2021

Madam France Marquet, Trustee MSF and SAF representative to UNESCO met with Ms Gabriela Ramos, Assistant Director General

Madam France Marquet had long discussion with Ms Gabriela Ramos on next UNESCO Madanjeet Singh prize for the promotion of tolerance and non-violence and the situation in Afghanistan.

News Kabul, Afghanistan - 9th August 2021
News University of Calicut , Kerala - 9th August 2021

Mme France Marquet SAF Representative to UNESCO attended webinar Indugenous Cultural Heritage & Sustainable Development

UNESCO Chair on indigenous cultural heritage and sustainable development is established for studies and research on indigenous language and knowledge systems that will be a significant contribution to the endeavours of cultural conservation of indigenous communities essential for world’s cultural heritage..

News UMISAILS, Dhaka, Bangladesh - 3rd August 2021

Announcement for fully paid scholarship at UNESCO Madanjeet Singh South Asian Institute of Legal Studies(UMSAILS), UAP, Dhaka

UNESCO Madanjeet Singh South Asian Institute of Advanced Legal and Human Rights Studies (UMSAILS) aims to be a regional centre of excellence through undertaking research works and offering post‐graduate education in South Asian law and human rights.

News UMCDSRC, Kathmandu, Nepal - 2nd August 2021

Ms. Pratibha Pant, SAF Scholar UMCDSRC Batch 2018-2022 sharing personal experience on Online Education

I am a SAF scholar currently with UNESCO Madanjeet Centre for Development Studies and Regional Cooperation, National College, Kathmandu University. With the outspread fear of coronavirus disease early on in March 2020, Kathmandu University shut itself down until further notice.

Testimony Kantipur, Nepal - 27th July 2021

Ms Bibhu-Luitel, SAF Scholar (Batch 2019-21) sharing her experience at UMISARC, Pondicherry University

Studying in Pondicherry was one of the best experiences of my life for me. I got to get involved not just in the activities related to my course, but also in extra-curricular activities and volunteering. But the highlight of these two years has to be my travel around South India....

News Pondicherry University, Puducherry Chennai - 26th July 2021

SAF Invites application for fully paid 16th Scholarship for M. Tech in Green Energy Technology at UMSGET, Pondicherry

Nominations are invited from respective SAF Chapters of SAARC countries for admission to M.Tech. Green Energy Technology programme at the Department of Green Energy Technology, Pondicherry University, for the Academic Year 2021-22.....

News 17th July 2021

Applications fully paid 16 Scholarships at UNESCO Madanjeet Centre for South Asia Water Management (UMCSAWM) 2022-24 Batch

Applications are invited for the above course offered by the Department of Civil Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. The programme will be conducted in collaboration with South Asia Foundation (SAF) at the UNESCO Madanjeet Centre for South Asia Water Management (UMCSAWM), University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka established to conduct Masters degree programs and short term training reaching international status.