New York – Bengaluru Vision Statement 2019 towards Yoga Higher Education Accreditation released by Hon’ble Minister of HRD and Minister of AYUSH

In a historical move, the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) of India, released the New York-Bengaluru Vision Statement 2019 towards a Global Ecosystem in Yoga Higher Education through collaboration, mainstreaming and accreditation worldwide on 24th & 25th September 2019.

Release of New York-Bengaluru Vision Statement at the hands of Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ji, Hon’ble Minister of HRD and Shri Shripad Yesso Naik ji, Hon’ble Minister of AYUSH (IC) Respectively on 24th & 25th September 2019 organised by NAAC at New Delhi in presence Dr. H. R. Nagendra Guruji, Poojya Maa Smt. Hansaji J Yogendra, Prof. S.C. Sharma, Director, NAAC Dr. Jagannath Patil, Adviser, NAAC, Convener of the Programme and other Yoga dignitaries of India and around the world.

In a historical move, the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) of India, released the New York-Bengaluru Vision Statement 2019 towards a Global Ecosystem in Yoga Higher Education through collaboration, mainstreaming and accreditation worldwide on 24th & 25th September 2019 at the hands of Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ji, Hon’ble Minister of HRD and Shri Shripad Yesso Naik ji, Hon’ble Minister of State (IC), Ministry of AYUSH organised by NAAC at New Delhi in presence of Dr. H. R. Nagendra Guruji, Chairman, IUC-YS, Bengaluru & Hon’ble Chancellor, S-VYASA, Bengaluru, Poojya Maa Smt. Hansaji J Yogendra, Director, The Yoga Institute, Prof. S.C. Sharma, Director, NAACDr. Jagannath Patil, Adviser, NAAC, Convener of the Programme and other Yoga dignitaries of India and around the world. This will be counted as a major landmark in both the national and international history of Yoga higher education quality assurance.

The worldwide release programme happened at different places of the countries. Yoga organisations around the world particularly United States, China, Canada and Italy joined the simultaneous release of document via video conference mode on 24th & 25th September 2019.

Prior to this, The “Global Yoga Accreditation Summit (GYAS): Beginning of a Conversation towards a Global Ecosystem in Yoga Higher Education through Collaboration, Mainstreaming and Accreditation” held on 26th April 2019 at the United Nations Headquarters, New York, USA in close collaboration with the Asia Pacific Quality Network (APQN) and The Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations was firmed on the intent of bringing Yoga stakeholders towards beginning of a conversation on collaboration, mainstreaming and accreditation of Yoga programs within the Higher Education ambit worldwide.

The Eminent Yoga Stalwarts & Academicians around the world participated in the release of New York-Bengaluru Vision Statement & wished via video conference included Prof. Jianxing Zhang, President, Asia Pacific Quality Network (APQN);

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