The South Asia Forum for Infrastructure Regulation (SAFIR) provides a platform for experience sharing amongst the regulators of the region, build regulatory decision-making and response capacity in South Asia, facilitate the regulatory process, conduct training programmes to serve regulatory agencies and other stakeholders, spur research on regulatory issues and provide a databank of information relating to regulatory reform processes and experiences.
SAFIR aims at providing high quality capacity building and training on infrastructure regulation and related topics, in South Asia and to stimulate research on the subject by building a network of regional and international institutions & individuals that are active in the field. It also aims at facilitating effective and efficient regulation of Utility and infrastructure industries, initiate beneficial exchange of knowledge and expertise, and set the trend of rapid implementation of global best practices.
Chair: Md. Abdul Jalil, Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) – Bangladesh
Region: South Asia