BANGKOK, 29 September 2017 - Representatives from eight ASEAN countries participated in a training on “Accreditation Marketing and Awareness Raising at the National Level” on 19-21 September in Bangkok. The workshop was the second of a series of three workshops to provide a structured process for training of key personnel within the ASEAN accreditation bodies [...]
Chair’s Press Release ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting With The United Nations Secretary-General and The President of The 72nd Session of The UN General Assembly
New York, 23 September 2017 - ASEAN and the United Nations reaffirmed the importance of further strengthening the Comprehensive Partnership between ASEAN and the United Nations towards the fulfilment of ASEAN Community Vision 2025 and UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Focusing on common goals and shared interests, the ASEAN-UN Ministerial Meeting was held at the [...]
MAKASSAR, 28 September 2017 – The history and development of Southeast Asia are intimately linked to the sea. The region possesses a rich underwater cultural and natural heritage which reflects its identity and should be protected for future generations. However, this heritage is threatened mainly by pillage and commercial exploitation. To address this issue, ASEAN [...]
NEW YORK, 23 September 2017-Secretary-General of ASEAN Le Luong Minh met with Secretary-General of the United Nations António Gutteres today at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. They reaffirmed their commitment to strengthen the ASEAN-UN Comprehensive Partnership and discussed issues of common interests.
NEW YORK, 22 September 2017 - The Secretariats of ASEAN and the United Nations, acknowledged the strong cooperation and collaboration between both organizations at their annual meeting held at the UN Headquarters yesterday. This annual Secretariat-to-Secretariat Meeting was established in March 2011 as a formal mechanism to consolidate and strengthen ASEAN-UN relations, review projects and activities [...]
Signing Ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding between ASEAN and the People’s Republic of China on Cooperation in the Field of Non Traditional Security Issues 2016-2023, 21 September 2017, Manila, Philippines The MOU is envisioned to further strengthen and deepen the existing cooperation in combating transnational crime between ASEAN and China through exchange of information, [...]