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South Asia Institute


South Asia Institute

The South Asia Initiative has gained formal recognition as an academic institute. In response to the South Asia Initiative’s demonstrated commitment to the advancement of South Asian studies and programs, the Office of the President and the Office of the Provost at Harvard have formally renamed it the South Asia

inside Mass. Hall at Harvard University. Kris Snibbe/Harvard Staff Photographer

President Kalam’s Harvard visit

President Kalam posted a note about his Harvard visit yesterday on his Facebook page. Since I started this blog only recently, I thought it will be a good idea to reflect on his visit. For the past few years, and owing to the generosity of the Mahindra family, we have invited a public

Inclusive Innovation workshop – SAI

The South Asia Initiative is sponsoring a workshop on “inclusive innovation” along with the World Bank. The ‘inclusion’ refers the need to embrace the 4 or 4.5 billion (out of the world’s 7 billion) people who are poor, lack representation and therefore are traditionally excluded from accessing elementary goods and