The 2019 AICHR Consultation on Freedom of Opinion and Expression in ASEAN

NUSA DUA, Dec. 10 -- On December 8 - 10, the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) organised the AICHR Consultation on Freedom of Opinion and Expression in Nusa Dua, Indonesia. T... Read More

Norway funds US$3 million project in combating marine plastic debris in ASEAN

JAKARTA, Dec. 9 -- In support of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations' (ASEAN) efforts in combating marine plastic debris, the Government of Norway launched the ASEAN-Norway Cooperation Project ... Read More

7th ASEAN-UN Workshop- 5th Regional Dialogue on Political-Security Cooperation (AURED V)

HA NOI, Dec. 6 -- Ahead of Viet Nam's accession as the Chair of ASEAN in 2020, senior officials from ASEAN governments and the United Nations (UN), experts from various ASEAN institutions, and other e... Read More

ASEAN - PTB holds training to better implement ISO/IEC 17025:2017

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Dec. 3 -- A three-day training to understand and implement the latest version of ISO/IEC 17025:2017 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories... Read More

ASEAN, Switzerland to strengthen partnership

JAKARTA, Nov. 29 -- ASEAN and Switzerland today agreed to add further substance to their cooperation in order to make the partnership more robust in the coming years. Meeting at the 4th ASEAN-Switzer... Read More

ASEAN academics, scholars to join forces for community building

JAKARTA, Nov. 27 -- The ASEAN Secretariat hosted an inaugural ASEAN Studies Dialogue today in an effort to map out a cooperation framework among ASEAN academics. The forum brought together academics ... Read More

ASEAN Integration Report 2019 launched

JAKARTA, Nov. 26 -- The ASEAN Integration Report (AIR) 2019 was officially launched today, following its online release earlier this month. Supported by the ASEAN Regional Integration Support from the... Read More

ASEAN to harmonise nutrition labelling for prepared foodstuffs

JAKARTA, Nov. 22 -- Participants of the 29th Prepared Foodstuffs Working Group (PFPWG) of ASEAN attended a workshop on the Harmonisation of Nutrition Labelling in Singapore on 16-17 November. Food re... Read More

Cambodia hosts 8th ASEAN Competition Conference

JAKARTA, Nov. 18 -- The 8th ASEAN Competition Conference (ACC) took place from 14-15 November in Phnom Penh, Cambodia to discuss emerging competition issues, share best practices, as well as provide a... Read More

EU to support sustainable use of peatland and haze mitigation in ASEAN

JAKARTA, Nov. 15 -- To support ASEAN's endeavours in combating transboundary haze pollution and peatland fires, the European Union (EU) launched the civil society component of the EUR 24 million progr... Read More