Who is current chairman of Saarc?

December 13, 2020 Off By idswater

Who is current chairman of Saarc?

Tritha Raj Wagle
SAARC Secretariat. Mr. Tritha Raj Wagle, Chair of the SAARC Programming Committee and his team from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Nepal, visited the SAARC Secretariat, 24 March 2021.

Where is the headquarter of SAARC?

Kathmandu, Nepal
The Headquarter of SAARC is in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Which is the smallest country of SAARC?

Among the eight countries of SAARC, India is the biggest country with an area of 3.287 million square km and Maldives is the smallest country with an area of 298 square km.

Who is not a member of BIMSTEC?

5 of 8 SAARC members (Afghanistan, Maldives, and Pakistan are not BIMSTEC members)

Who is the secretary general of the Arab League nowadays?

Ahmed Aboul Gheit
Ahmed Aboul Gheit (Arabic: أحمد أبو الغيط‎ [ˈæħmæd æbolˈɣeːtˤ], also: Abu al-Ghayt, Abu El Gheyt, etc.) (born 12 June 1942) is an Egyptian politician and diplomat who has been Secretary-General of the Arab League since July 2016. He was reappointed for a second term on 3 March 2021.

Who was the First Secretary General of SAARC?

SAARC Secretariat was established in Kathmandu on 16 January 1987 by Bangladeshi diplomat Abul Ahsan, who was its first Secretary-General, and was inaugurated by King Birendra Bir Bikram Shah of Nepal.

Who are the current members of the SAARC?

Members. The member states are Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. The SAARC was founded by seven states in 1985. In 2005, Afghanistan began negotiating their accession to SAARC and formally applied for membership in the same year.

Who is the current Secretary General of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation?

Who is Current Secretary General of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)? Esala Ruwan Weerakoon is a Sri Lankan diplomat who is the current SAARC Secretary General, in office since March 2020.

When was the SAARC Secretariat established in Kathmandu?

The SAARC Secretariat was established in Kathmandu on 16 January 1987 and was inaugurated by the late King Birendra Bir Bikram Shah of Nepal.

SAARC Secretariat was established in Kathmandu on 16 January 1987 by Bangladeshi diplomat Abul Ahsan, who was its first Secretary-General, and was inaugurated by King Birendra Bir Bikram Shah of Nepal.

Who is Current Secretary General of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)? Esala Ruwan Weerakoon is a Sri Lankan diplomat who is the current SAARC Secretary General, in office since March 2020.

Who are the members of the SAARC organisation?

Currently there are 8 members in the SAARC organisation i.e.Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. SAARC member comprises 21% of the world’s population, 3% of the world’s area, and 3.8% (US$2.9 trillion) of the global economy, as on 2015.

Who is the Indian Foreign Minister for SAARC?

Indian Foreign Minister, S Jaishankar had recently noted that cross-border terrorism, obstructing trade, blocking connectivity are three key challenges that SAARC must overcome”.