JAKARTA, 26 October 2013 – A delegation of Canadian Ambassadors to ASEAN countries and Canadian senior officials paid a courtesy call on ASEAN Secretary-General H.E. Le Luong Minh on 25 November. Secretary-General Minh said that their visit to the ASEAN Secretariat reflects the strong commitment of Canada towards its partnership with ASEAN.

Both sides exchanged views on the developments in ASEAN and ASEAN’s Community-building efforts as well as explored ways and means to strengthen ASEAN-Canada partnership.

Secretary-General Minh and the visiting delegation also discussed various areas of on-going ASEAN-Canada cooperation including energy security, counter-terrorism, disaster management, human rights, economic cooperation, and public-private partnership.