1. Background and Rationale 1.1 To promote ASEAN awareness and a sense of belonging to the ASEAN Community, ASEAN Leaders welcomed Thailand’s initiative in establishing the ASEAN Association of Thailand, as reflected in paragraph 40 of the Chairman’s Statement of the 14th ASEAN Summit in Cha-am in 2009. Download the full statement here.
At the 34th ASEAN Summit on 23 June 2019, the ASEAN Leaders welcomed the inclusion of the ASEAN Center of Military Medicine (ACMM) as a subsidiary body under the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) in Annex 1 of the ASEAN Charter. Download the full statement here.
Chairman’s Press Statement on the Launch of the Satellite Warehouse in Chainat Province under the Disaster Emergency Logistics System for ASEAN (DELSA)
The ASEAN Leaders at the 34th ASEAN Summit today launched a Satellite Warehouse in Chainat Province, Thailand, under the Disaster Emergency Logistics System for ASEAN (DELSA). Download the full statement here.
WE, the Heads of State /Government of the Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on the occasion of the 34th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok, Thailand; GUIDED by the ASEAN Charter to promote an ASEAN identity through the fostering of greater awareness of the diverse culture and heritage of the region, and the ASEAN Community [...]
Marine debris is a transboundary issue which requires integrated regional cooperation. In addition to robust national actions to address marine debris strategies for strong collaboration are particularly crucial for the ASEAN region. Without immediate action, marine debris pollution may negatively impact marine biodiversity, environment, health, society and economy. Download the full statement here.
WE, the Heads of State/Government of Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), namely, Brunei Darussalam, the Kingdom of Cambodia, the Republic of Indonesia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, the Republic of the Philippines, the Republic of Singapore, the Kingdom of Thailand and the Socialist [...]