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  • 02/10/2014
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  • 24/09/2014
    211 57255 1 _blank EU to appoint dedicated Ambassador to ASEAN EU to appoint dedicated Ambassador to ASEAN

    Today, the European External Action Service published a vacancy notice for the recruitment of a dedicated European Union Ambassador to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). This is an important decision, reflecting the EU's growing engagement with ASEAN and underlining its ambition to upgrade the partnership to a strategic one.

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    EU to appoint dedicated Ambassador to ASEAN pdf - 353 KB [353 KB] français (fr)
  • 12/08/2014
    530 65744 1 _blank Remarks by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton following her meeting with Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh Remarks by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton following her meeting with Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh /statements/docs/2014/140812_01_en.pdf 08/12/2014 15:17:00 08/12/2014 15:17:00 08/12/2014 15:17:00 nulldate 2014081215 <p>European External Action Service</p> 090126248c744401 N 090126248c744401 /statements/docs/2014/140812_01_en.pdf 446716 pdf Y /statements/docs/2014/140812_01_en.pdf 1 /statements/docs/2014/140812_01_en.pdf /statements/docs/2014/140812_01_zz.pdf N ID_INTERNAL N N
    Remarks by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton following her meeting with Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh pdf - 437 KB [437 KB]

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HRVP Catherine Ashton with H.E. Hor Namhong, Deputy Prime Minister of Cambodia ©EUHRVP Catherine Ashton with H.E. Hor Namhong, Deputy Prime Minister of Cambodia ©EU

The EU and the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) share a commitment to regional integration as a means of fostering regional stability, building prosperity, and addressing global challenges.  The EU fully supports ASEAN’s renewed efforts to build a closer relationship amongst its member states. The EU wants a strong, united and self-confident ASEAN, proceeding with its own integration.

The EU and ASEAN: Natural Partners pdf - 313 KB [313 KB]

The EU is seeking to increase dialogue and cooperation with ASEAN, as well as to pursue closer coordination on regional and international issues.  The ASEAN-EU Ministerial Meeting of 26-27 April 2012 in Brunei Darussalam agreed on a Plan of Action pdf - 176 KB [176 KB] for closer cooperation on political, security, economic and socio-cultural issues.

Key facts and figures EU-ASEAN pdf - 307 KB [307 KB]

ASEAN encompasses ten South East Asian countries: Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar (Burma), Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.  Information on the EU´s co-operation programme with ASEAN can be found here.