Centre for Development Studies (ZELF)
The Centre for Development Studies (ZELF) provides research and teaching in the field of Geographical Development Studies. Our main research interests are related to political, economic and socio-cultural developments and transformation processes in the countries of Central and South Asia.
Deutsche Vereinigung für Chinastudien e. V. (DVCS)
The German Association for Chinese Studies e. V. (DVCS), based in Berlin, regards itself as an association for scholars of Chinese studies from all German-speaking countries.
Draupadi Verlag – Literature from all parts of the world
Draupadi Verlag was founded in autumn 2003. It is the aim of this publishing house to make South Asian Literature better known in the German speaking countries.
Franckesche Stiftungen zu Halle
The publishing activities of the Francke Foundations go back to the time when the “school town” was established. Continuing this tradition, publications currently appear under the imprint “Verlag der Franckeschen Stiftungen”.
South Asia Study Group
The Study Group on South Asia in the German Geographical Society (DGfG) was founded in January 2011. Its main goal is to connect geographers with a regional focus on South Asia based in Germany and provide a platform for exchange between researchers from different subdisciplines, facilitate the dialogue between geographers in schools, research institutions and applied geographers, the discussion of recent studies and projects in a dynamic region as well as a critical reflection on methodology.
École française d'Extrême-Orient
Founded in 1900 in Saigon, the French School of Asian Studies (École française d'Extrême-Orient) is a public institution under the aegis of the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research.