1. The Third East Asia Summit Education Ministers Meeting (3rd EAS EMM) was held on 26 May 2016 in Selangor, Malaysia in conjunction with the Ninth ASEAN Education Ministers Meeting (9th ASED) and the Third ASEAN Plus Three Education Ministers Meeting (3rd APT EMM).
  1. In view of the conclusion of the EAS Education Plan of Action 2011-2015, the Ministers recalled the objective of the first EAS EMM in 2012 which allowed for stocktaking of progress made in education cooperation based on the adopted EAS Education Plan of Action 2011-2015 at that time. The Ministers recapped that the purpose of the Plan of Action 2011-2015 was to explore possibilities of cooperation in education among the EAS participating countries with the aim of further strengthening human resource development in the region.

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