JAKARTA, 16 March 2021- Recognising the need for stronger cross-pillar and cross-sectoral coordination among ASEAN, its stakeholders and partners in realising the ASEAN Comprehensive Recovery Framework, the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC) held its first Partnership Conference with the theme “Towards Post-COVID Recovery and Resilience in ASEAN.” In his opening remarks, Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN for [...]
ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community encourages stronger cross-sectoral collaboration towards COVID-19 recovery
JAKARTA, 16 March 2021 – Yesterday, Brunei Darussalam’s Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, in coordination with the ASEAN Secretariat, hosted the 16th Coordinating Conference on the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (SOC-COM), to enhance synergy on the cross-sectoral and cross-pillar work of the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC). Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN for the ASCC Kung [...]
JAKARTA, 16 March 2021 - On World Social Work Day, ASEAN, with the support of UNICEF East Asia and Pacific, launched the #StandTogetherforSocialWorkers campaign to raise awareness of the social service workforce’s critical role in the lives of children, families and communities in the region. The social service workforce is instrumental in supporting the most [...]
Dato Lim Jock Hoi, Secretary-General of ASEAN addressed the 14th UN Crime Congress, held from 7 - 12 March 2021 in Kyoto, Japan, virtually.
Ambassador of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to ASEAN, Mohammad Mostafizur Rahman, presented his Letter of Credence to Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, on 9 March 2021 via videoconference.
Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to ASEAN, Muhammad Hassan, presented his Letter of Credence to Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato Lim Jock Hoi, on 9 March 2021 via videoconference.