south asia watch on trade, economics and environment

Deepening Economic Cooperation in South Asia: Expectations from the 18th SAARC Summit

Two-day regional meeting on “Conservation, Use and Exchange of Crop Genetic Resources: Promoting Regional Cooperation for a Food-Secure, Climate- Resilient South Asia”.

National Consultation Workshop on Impact of the Earthquake on Food Security and Livelihood on Urban Poor in Nepal and Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture Adaptation Practices and Gender-27 Nov 2015

Tenth South Asia Economic Summit (SAES X)

Tenth South Asia Economic Summit (SAES X)

In focus

Call for applications: Eleventh South Asian Training Programme on CGE Modelling

Application is now open for the Eleventh CGE Modelling Training which is going to be held in Pokhara, Nepal. Eligible candidates are requested to apply as per the following details. 

Co-facilitator in Nepal Agricultural Market Development Programme (NAMDP)

SAWTEE in February 2018 joined the Nepal Agricultural Market Development Programme (NAMDP), branded as Sahaj, as a co-facilitator. Sahaj is a bilateral initiative between the Government of Switzerland and the Government of Nepal and is being jointly implemented by Swisscontact and Center for Environmental and Agricultural Policy Research, Extension and Development (CEAPRED). 

Supporting Economic Transformation: Pathways to Prosperity and Inclusive Job Creation in Nepal

A program is being organized by South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics and Environment (SAWTEE) and Overseas Development International (ODI)- Supporting Economic Transformation (SET) on October 26, 2017 at Radission Hotel, Kathmandu to discuss finding of their study and policy suggestions on how Nepal should proceed forward to create quality jobs and meet its ambitious goal of reaching middle-income country status by 2030.



CALL FOR PAPERS: Tenth South Asia Economic Summit (SAES X)

South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics and Environment (SAWTEE), Kathmandu and National Planning Commission, Government of Nepal invite paper submissions for the Tenth South Asia Economic Summit (SAES X) to be held from 14-16 November 2017 in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Condolence

SAWTEE is deeply saddened by the sudden demise of Dr Saman Kalegama, Executive Director of Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka (IPS). We would like to express our deepest condolences to his family and IPS. 

Call for applications: 10th South Asian Training Programme on CGE Modelling

Application is now open for this year’s CGE Training which is going to be held in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Eligible candidates are requested to apply as per the following details. 

Ninth South Asia Economic Summit (SAES IX)

The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) will host the Ninth South Asia Economic Summit (SAES-IX) in Dhaka on 15-16 October 2016. More details 

Call for applications: Ninth South Asian Training Programme on CGE Modelling

Application is now open for this year’s CGE Training which is going to be held in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Eligible candidates are requested to apply as per the following details

SAWTEE partners with SAARC CCI for research

SAWTEE has become a knowledge partner of the SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SAARC CCI). The latter is the apex body of the national federations of chambers of commerce and industry of SAARC countries.

Participation in the Midterm Review of Istanbul Programme of Action

SAWTEE participated in the Midterm Review Conference for the Istanbul Programme of Action for the Least Developed Countries in Antalya, Turkey from 27-29 May 2016. Our Executive Chairman Dr. Posh Raj Pandey spoke during the session "Trade and commodities, and economic diversification and graduation" of the Conference.