South Asia Foundation as SAARC's Apex Body


SAARC Apex Body Certificate of Recognition renewed on 8 Dec, 2011

South Asia Foundation India SAARC Certificate Renewal for another 5 Years till 2 Aug 2016

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 status to the South Asia Foundation.
 SAARC Certificate


List of SAARC's Apex and Recognised Bodies

SAARC Apex Bodies

SAARC Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCCI)


South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA)

South Asia Foundation (SAF)

South Asia Initiative to End Violence Against Children (SAIEVAC)

Foundation of SAARC Writers and Literature (FOSWAL)

SAARC Recognized Bodies

SAARC Federation of University Women (SAARCFUW)

Association of Management and Development Institutions in South Asia (AMDISA)

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation of Architects (SAARCH)

Federation of State Insurance Organizations of SAARC Countries (FSIO)

SAARC Diploma Engineers Forum (SDEF)

Radiological Society of SAARC Countries (RSSC)

SAARC Teachers Federation (STF)

SAARC Surgical Care Society (SSCS)

South Asian Regional Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (SARAD)

South Asian Free Media Association (SAFMA)

SAARC Women’s Association in Sri Lanka (SWA)

Hindukush Himalayan Grassroots Women’s Natural Resources Management (HIMAWANTI)

Federation of Association of Pediatric Surgeons of SAARC Countries (FAPSS)

South Asian Federation of Exchanges (SAFE)

SAARC Federation of Oncologists (SFO)

South Asia Association of National Scout Organization (SAANSO)

South Asian Network of Economic Research Institute (SANEI)

Source: SAARC Website