CHIANG RAI, 14 February 2019 - ASEAN Senior labour officials gathered for the 12th Meeting of the ASEAN Committee on the Implementation of ASEAN Declaration on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers (ACMW) on 12-14 February 2019 in Chiang Rai, Thailand. To keep the momentum going since the adoption last year [...]
JAKARTA, 11 February 2019 - ASEAN is calling for nominations for the ASEAN Prize 2019—a prestigious regional award which aims to acknowledge the inspiring and outstanding achievements of an individual or organisation in fostering the ASEAN identity, promoting the ASEAN spirit and championing the ASEAN way. Nominees should have exceptional merit in contributing to the following [...]
GUWAHATI, 3 February 2019 – ASEAN and Indian youth representatives met at the 2nd ASEAN-India Youth Summit to strengthen connectivity and continue fostering mutual understanding in Guwahati, Assam, India. Held under the theme “Connectivity is the Pathway to Shared Prosperity,” the summit provided a platform for around 200 youths from ASEAN and India to discuss [...]
H.E. Dato Lim Jock Hoi, Secretary-General of ASEAN, met with Prof. Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP) earlier today at the ASEAN Secretariat.
HA NOI, 31 January 2019 – ASEAN continued improving its capacity to track progress of its community-building as ASEAN government officials participated in a workshop on monitoring and evaluation (M&E) in Ha Noi, Vietnam, from 29 to 31 January. The three-day workshop aimed to address knowledge gaps and build capacity in the area of M&E [...]
Ambassador of Ireland to ASEAN, Olivia Leslie, presented her Letter of Credence to Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, at the ASEAN Secretariat, 30 January 2019.