2nd INSAF Conference Report
The Conference, attended by 104 delegates, was co-sponsored and
endorsed by a total of 46 organizations. Six of these were academic
or other institutions. The other 40 co-sponsors were community-based
organizations representing various segments of the South Asian
Participants from South Asia included Mr. Tapan Bose from South
Asian Forum for Human Rights based in Kathmandu, Dr. Parvez Hoodbhoy
from Qaid-e-Azam University in Islamabad, Dr. Mazher Hussain from
the Confederation of Voluntary Associations in Hyderabad (India),
Mr. Zafar Meraj, Editor, The Kashmir Monitor, Srinagar, Dr. K.
N. Panikkar, Vice Chancellor, Shree Sankaracharya University in
Kalady, Kerala, and Mr. Abeydeera Wijewickrama from Sri Lanka
Canada Development Fund, Colombo.