• SAAPE Poverty Report 2016 launched in Male, Maldives
  • South Asian Women’s Convergence on Local Governance and Women’s Political Participation in South Asia: Expanding spaces and enhancing rights for equality and justice

    South Asian Women’s Convergence on Local Governance and Women’s Political Participation in South Asia: Expanding Spaces and enhancing Rights for Equality and Justice

  • South Asia Peasants Convergence 2017, Kathmandu, Nepal

    South Asia Peasants Convergence, February 2017, Kathmandu, Nepal

  • South Asian Thinkers' Workshop, March 2017, Colombo, Sri Lanka

    South Asian Thinkers' Workshop, March 2017, Colombo, Sri Lanka

  • SAAPE Poverty Report 2016 launching in Bangalore, India, July 2017

    SAAPE Poverty Report 2016 launching in Bangalore, India, July 2017

  • SAAPE Poverty Report 2016 launched in Chandigarh, India, September 2017

    SAAPE Poverty Report 2016 launched in Chandigarh, India, September 2017

  • SAAPE Poverty Report 2016 launched in Lahore, Pakistan, September 2017

    SAAPE Poverty Report 2016 launched in Lahore, Pakistan, September 2017

  • Fifth General Assembly of SAAPE, 2016

    Fifth General Assembly of SAAPE, 2016

  • Hon'ble Justice Ms Sapana Pradhan Malla, Guest of Honour, Fifth General Assembly of SAAPE, 2016

    Hon'ble Justice Ms Sapana Pradhan Malla, Guest of Honour, Fifth General Assembly of SAAPE, 2016

  • Ms Bandana Rana (Expert Member at UN CEDAW Committee) speaking during the Fifth General Assembly of SAAPE (2016)

    Ms Bandana Rana (Expert Member at UN CEDAW Committee) speaking during the Fifth General Assembly of SAAPE (2016)

  • News

    • Migration in South Asia: Poverty and Inequality

      South Asia regional workshop on Poverty, Inequality and Migration is being held jointly by SAAPE and the Institute of Public Policy, National Law School of India University (NLSIU). The two-day Consultation will be held at the National Law School...

    • End Gender Inequality through Fiscal Justice and Access to Basic Services!

      The two days South Asian Women’s Convergence on addressing Gender Inequality through Fiscal Justice and Access to Basic Services was jointly organised by the Sri Lankan organisations Community Education Centre, Eastern United Women’s Organisation,...

  • Press Release

    • Tribute to Joop Koopman, Former Chair, Hivos

      With deep regret and sorrow, we bid goodbye to Joop. Koopman who passed away on January 11th, 2019 after a brief illness! He will remain in memory a friend to civil society organisations in India and elsewhere, steadfast and loyal to his friends...

    • Nepal Inequality Report launched in Kathmandu

      “Nepal must increase public spending on education and health, and tax fairly to end poverty” – Oxfam, HAMI and SAAPE report: Fighting Inequality in Nepal 11th January 2019, Kathmandu Over 8 million Nepalese live in poverty, women, and girls are...

  • Announcements

    • South Asian Peasants’ Convergence on Food Sovereignty and Peasants' Rights: Concept Note

       South Asia: Home of small family peasants, landless peasantry and agricultural labourers. A vast majority, i.e. 60 per cent of the 1.5 billion South Asians depend on agriculture for their livelihood. However, peasants in the region lack access and...

    • SAAPE Membership Form

      SAAPE is an alliance of like-minded mass-based organisations, academics, trade unions, peasant associations, women organisations, community-based organisations, NGOs and other people’s organisations from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India,...