SAF News

News Paris, France - 18th June 2021

Mr Eric Falt, Director, UNESCO presents the book "Incredible Treasures, UNESCO World Heritage Sites India" to H.E. Vishal Sharma

Mr Eric Falt , Director, UNESCO New Delhi Cluster Office, which covers Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka. presenting the book” Incredible Treasures, UNESCO World Heritage Sites of India to H.E Vishal V. Sharma, Permanent Delegate and Ambassador of India to UNESCO and Mrs France Marquet, Trustee Madanjeet Singh Foundation, representative of South Asia Foundation to UNESCO....

News Barlin - 30th May 2021

Mr Aziz Hazara, UMISAA Alumnus met Mr Raju and Mrs Sajana, SAF UMISAA Alumni in Berlin. They interacted two Scholars virtually

Mr Aziz Hazara Alumnus UMISAA met Mr Raju and Mrs Sajana( UMISAA Alumni )in Berlin . They interacted virtually with two other UMISAA Scholars Sakunthala in Sri Lanka and Raheal in Bahawalpur

News UMCDSRC, Kathmandu - 22nd May 2021

Online Learning: A Struggle or a Blessing in Disguise to Acquire Other Basic Skills !

Bidhya Neupane, SAF scholar pursuing for her Bachelors in Development Studies in UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Centre for Development Studies and Regional Cooperation (UMCDSRC), National College, Kathmandu University, Nepal, joined the undergraduate studies in 2019 and in the fourth semester of the course now. ...

Testimony Kathandu, Nepal - 12th May 2021

Ms. Aditi Pokharel, UMCSAJ SAF Scholar from Nepal sharing her experience

I was preparing for my Master’s studies when I heard of Asian College of Journalism (ACJ) and South Asia Foundation (SAF) scholarship for the post-grad course....

News Kathmandu, Nepal - 3rd May 2021
News Pondicherry University, Pondicherry - 18th April 2021
News Kathandu, Nepal - 17th April 2021

SAF-Nepal & Taal Music School paid homage to Late UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Madanjeet Singh on his 97th birth Anniversary

Taal Music School in Kathmandu met on 16 April, 2021 to pay homage to Late UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Madanjeet Singh on his birth anniversary. The school is run by Ms. Sarita Mishra, a renowned tabala player of Nepal and the students are mostly orphans. Ms. Mishra received an award just a few days ago from the Government of Nepal for her contribution to help the needy....

News Zoom Virtual Plateform Broadcast from Chennai, India - 16th April 2021

UMCSAJ organized a Virtual Memorial Lecture on 97th Birthday Anniversary of UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Madanjeet Singh

UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Centre of South Asian Journalism (UMCSAJ) organized Virtual Memorial Lecture  on 97th Birthday  Anniversary of UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Madanjeet Singh

In the media South Asia Foundation - 16th April 2021

The South Asia Foundation pays tribute to the memory of its Founder UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Madanjeet Singh

South Asia Foundation fondly remembers the visionary, UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Madanjeet Singh, author, diplomat, painter, photographer and philanthropist who dedicated his life to the principle of regional cooperation among the countries of South Asia. He is the first Indian in the history of UNESCO to be nominated UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador. The South Asia Foundation pays tribute to the memory of its Founder and dedicates itself to achieving his vision for the Region.

News UNESCO, Mapin Publishing - 16th April 2021

Incredible Treasures UNESCO Heritage Sites of India- Mr Eric Falt, Director and Representative

In the 167 countries where they are currently listed, UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites are landmarks of outstanding historical, cultural and natural significance. Enlisted under the international Convention Concerning the Protection of World Natural and Cultural Heritage (1972), they are beacons of universal value and assets for the whole of humanity.