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Benefits and Opportunities of Regional Cooperation in South Asia
The Regional Cooperation for Development
What is REGIONAL ORGANIZATION? What does REGIONAL ORGANIZATION mean?
The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is the regional intergovernmental organization and geopolitical union of nations in South Asia. Its member states include Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, the Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. SAARC comprises 3% of the world's area, 21% of the world's population and 3.8% of the global economy, as of 2015.