JAKARTA, 8 July 2021– The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) held the AICHR Forum on the Right to Health in Jakarta on 29 June, virtually. The forum focused on the issues related to the realisation of Universal Health Coverage (UHC) and UHC for groups at risk or infected by COVID-19, particularly for [...]
JAKARTA, 8 July 2021 – The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) organised an online regional Forum on Migration and Human Rights: the Implementation of Article 4 of the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration, on 30 June. The Forum aims to develop Recommendation on the Implementation of Article 4 of the AHRD, as a [...]
Jakarta, 7 July 2021 – Secretary-General of ASEAN Dato Lim Jock Hoi and the Federation of Japanese Chambers of Commerce and Industry in ASEAN (FJCCIA) attended the 13th Dialogue organised virtually today. This dialogue, held annually between the Secretary-General of ASEAN and FJCCIA, demonstrated the ASEAN Secretariat’s rigorous efforts in engaging the private sector to [...]
PHNOM PENH, 7 July 2021 — Representatives and senior officials of national mine action authorities, donor agencies and parties, convened in the ‘’Achieving Sustainable and Inclusive Development in Landmine/Explosive Remnant of War (ERW)-Affected Countries’’ workshop and promise to synergise efforts in mine action and develop a set of recommendations and strategies that link Sustainable Development [...]
Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Sergey Lavrov, visited the ASEAN Secretariat and met with Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, today.
JAKARTA, 6 July 2021 – The 25th ASEAN-Republic of Korea (ROK) Dialogue held virtually today reaffirmed the commitments of both sides to further enhance cooperation and strengthen partnership. The Senior officials of ASEAN and the ROK took note of the progress made in ASEAN-ROK cooperation over the last year including through following up on the [...]