ASEAN Secretariat, Jakarta, 27 March 2012

Invitation to Public Lecture on “The US Multilateralism and Asia”

You are cordially invited to attend a public lecture on “The U.S. Multilateralism and Asia” by Mr. Nirav Patel at the ASEAN Secretariat on Friday, 30 March 2012 from 3.30 – 5.00 PM. Mr. Patel is the United States Deputy Assistant of State for Strategy and Multilateral Affairs.

Mr. Patel will share his views on the United States multilateral diplomacy in Asia and its role in promoting regional stability, fostering democracy and human rights, encouraging economic prosperity, furthering cooperation on fighting transnational issues and international crime, and preventing the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction. This includes how the United States works with ASEAN to deliver its goals and to realize the vision laid out in the ASEAN Charter of a peaceful, secure, and prosperous ASEAN Community.

The Discussion will also feature the Executive Director of the Centre for Strategic and International Studies, Mr Rizal Sukma; and moderated by the Editor-in-Chief of the Jakarta Post, Mr Meidyatama Suryodiningrat.

For more info on the programme please see Public Lecture on “The US Multilateralism and Asia”.
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