SAF News

Conference Pakistan - 17th January 2007

MoU between 'SAF' and the Institute of South Asian Studies established under GCU

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the South Asia Foundation ("SAF") and the Institute of South Asian Studies ("The Institute"), established under Government College University (GCU), Lahore (in the process of formation).

Conference Kalamandira, Mysore - 8th January 2007

Conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Literature (Honoris Causa) - 8th January 2007 - Mysore

Acceptance Speech of Dr. Madanjeet Singh (UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador) held on 8th January 2007, Karnataka State Open University, Kalamandira, Mysore.

News 1st January 2007

SOS Emergency Relief Programme-EQ - 1st October 2006 - 30th December 2006

On the 31st of December 2006 there were 241 children and 12 widows in the care of SOS Children's Villages.

Conference Bangladesh - 26th December 2006
Conference New Delhi, India - 27th November 2006

The Special Meeting of the SAF Governing Council

The Special Meeting of the SAF Governing Council was held on Monday, 27th November 2006, at 09.00 am at the South Asia Foundation India Chapter Office, A-33 Vasant Marg, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi 110 057.

Testimony 20th November 2006

Chinmoyi Patel

I would like to start by thanking you for providing me with this wonderful opportunity to come to Lahore. I was very disappointed when my visa didn't come through.

In the media The Hindu - 1st November 2006

Accept the concept of Kashmiriyat: Aiyar

The Union Minister for Panchayati Raj and Sports, Mani Shankar Aiyarsaid on Sunday that it was impossible to be a Kashmiri without beingIndian

In the media The Hindu - 1st November 2006

J&K known for communal harmony

There is a need for dialogue among all sections of people to defuse communal tension in Jammu and Kashmir, according to the UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador and South Asia Foundation (SAF) founder Madanjeet Singh.

News 17th October 2006

UNESCO Official Letter

In accordance with the "Directives concerning UNESCO's relations with foundations and similar institutions" adopted by the General Conference at its 26th session in November 1991 and amended at its 28th and 29th sessions, UNESCO Director-General Koïchiro Matsuura, has decided to admit the South Asia Foundation into official relations with UNESCO

In the media The Hindu, India - 16th October 2006

Madanjeet Singh congratulates Yunus

The UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador and founder of the South Asia Foundation, Madanjeet Singh, has conveyed his congratulations to Muhammad Yunus, the founder of Grameen Bank, on his winning the Nobel Peace Prize.