Newsletter 90 - 3 November 2008


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Vänersborg November 2008


LTH seminar
Participants to the LTH seminar on Indo-Swedish research and educational collaboration, from left to right Sidsel Hansson and Lars Eklund, SASNET, Per Warfvinge, LTH, Ramon Wyss, KTH, and Tomas Aronsson, Vinnova.
Nepal seminar
Vijaykant Lal Karna, Nepali Ambassador to Scandinavia speaks during the SASNET/UPF Nepal seminar in Lund. He is being flanked by Staffan Lindberg to the left and Katak Malla to the right. Prof. David Ludden was the main speaker to the seminar.

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 Best regards,

         Sidsel Hansson            Lars Eklund
 SASNET/Swedish South Asian Studies Network

SASNET is a national network for research, education, and information about South Asia, based at Lund University. The aim is to encourage and promote an open and dynamic networking process, in which Swedish researchers co-operate with researchers in South Asia and globally.
The network is open to all sciences. Priority is given to co-operation between disciplines and across faculties, as well as institutions in the Nordic countries and in South Asia. The basic idea is that South Asian studies will be most fruitfully pursued in co-operation between researchers, working in different institutions with a solid base in their mother disciplines.
The network is financed by Sida (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency) and by
Lund University.

Postal address: SASNET – Swedish South Asian Studies Network, Scheelevägen 15 D, SE-223 70 Lund, Sweden
Visiting address: Ideon Research Park, House Alpha 1 (first floor, room no. 2040), in the premises of the Centre for East and South East Asian Studies at Lund University (ACE).
Phone: + 46 46 222 73 40
Fax: + 46 46 222 30 41
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