Mission of the European Union to ASEAN

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7th European Union-Malaysia Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM)
On 2-3 June, the Deputy Secretary-General of the European External Action Service, Jean-Christophe Belliard, will participate in the 17th International Institute of Strategic Studies Asia Security Summit in Singapore, commonly referred to as the Shangri-La Dialogue.
Human rights are at the heart of the European Union's external action and the EU reaffirms its role as a leading global proponent of the promotion and protection of human rights. On 28 May 2018, the Council adopted the EU's annual report on human rights and democracy in the world in 2017.
The EU will strengthen cooperation on security in Asia and with Asian partners, in view of the importance of the region to global stability and security and thus to European interests. Priority areas are maritime security, cyber security, counter terrorism, CSDP and peacekeeping operations, hybrid
Today, 22 May 2018, the European Union, the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) and the ASEAN Secretariat jointly celebrated the International Day for Biological Diversity in Siem Reap, Cambodia. To mark the occasion, a ceremony was held to announce and award the grand prize winner of the EU-ASEAN
#MyNatureMyHero finalist from Singapore: Cheo Zi Han
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#MyNatureMyHero finalist from Vietnam: Phuong H. Dao
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#MyNatureMyHero finalist from Thailand: Krittin Laohawaruchtai (Grand Prize Winner)
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The European Union's relations with the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) date back to 1972, recognising a shared commitment to regional integration as a means of fostering regional stability, building prosperity and addressing global issues. Since then, both sides have increased
Seven years of war in Syria have taken an enormous toll on the civilian population in the country, causing one of the worst humanitarian crises the world has faced since World War II.
EU Annual Reports on Human Rights and Democratisation
Editorial Sections: Philippines Thailand Brunei Darussalam Indonesia Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Brunei Darussalam 20180309_-_5th_anniversary_cbrn_coe_rs_sea_version_approved_by_eu_del_phl.pdf
Editorial Sections: Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Bangladesh China India Mongolia Pakistan Philippines Singapore Thailand Vietnam Kazakhstan Russia Norway Switzerland Australia New Zealand Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Brunei Darussalam Cambodia Indonesia Lao PDR Malaysia Myanmar
Today, 22 May 2018, the European Union, the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) and the ASEAN Secretariat jointly celebrated the International Day for Biological Diversity in Siem Reap, Cambodia. To mark the occasion, a ceremony was held to announce and award the grand prize winner of the EU-ASEAN
A delegation from the European Parliament were in Jakarta from 7 to 9 May 2018 to meet Indonesian senior government officials and legislators as well as ASEAN Permanent representatives and its Secretary General.
On 17 April 2018, the EU and ASEAN held a launch event to celebrate the recent start of the Enhanced Regional EU-ASEAN Dialogue Instrument (E-READI) and the Enhanced ASEAN Regional Integration Support from the EU (ARISE Plus). E-READI and ARISE Plus are two flagship programmes of EU development