Mandakini Devasher Surie is a Sr. Program Officer at Asia Foundation. Her expertise on regional cooperation in South Asia esp. water.
All eyes were on Kathmandu last week as Nepal hosted the 18th annual SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) Summit from Nov. 22-27, 2014. The annual meeting, convening the heads of state of the eight member nations – Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka – focused this year on theREAD MORE