The idea of SAARC- South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation, was conceived in 1970 and the formal charter was signed by the seven countries on 8th December 1985 at Nepal. The eighth country, Afghanistan joined in April, 2007.
SAARC is a unique concept of regional cooperation with a very distinct diversity of geography, culture, and environment. The region holds the highest mountains in the world, land locked mountain terrains and one of the member country Maldives to be the smallest island nation of the world.
More than 1/3 rd of global population lives in this region which is one of the fastest growing and developing regions of the world.
14th SAARC Academy of Ophthalmology Conference 21st to 24th June 2018, Kathmandu, Nepal
SAARC Academy of Ophthalmology Conference 18th to 21st August 2016, Karachi, Pakistan
12th Conference of the SAARC Academy of Ophthalmology and 23rd annual conference of college of ophthalmologists of Sri Lanka & Colombo Retina Meeting 2014 held in colombo, Sri Lanka from 28th september to 1st October 2014
11th SAO Biennial Conference, 2012, Dhaka, Bangladesh
28th Annual Congress of The College of Ophthalmologists of Sri Lanka on 26th to 29th Sep 2019. For more information visit https://www.cosl.lk