The SUPA supports the implementation of the ASEAN Programme on Sustainable Management of Peatland Ecosystems 2014–2020 (APSMPE) with the objective of promoting the sustainable management of peatlands in the ASEAN region through collective actions and to enhance cooperation to support and sustain local livelihoods.
Representatives from the European Union and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) met for the second time in Da Nang, Vietnam on 21 June 2019 to discuss today’s road safety challenges and the best solutions. The event, hosted this time by the ASEAN Secretariat provided many opportunities to broaden understanding of road safety policies and measures in both regions.
The objective of EU-SHARE programme is to strengthen regional cooperation, enhance the quality, regional competitiveness and internationalisation of ASEAN higher education institutions and students, contributing to an ASEAN Community in 2015 and beyond.
A recent "Nature" article warns of the urgent need for informed and joined-up thinking in making decisions about the future of Southeast Asia’s forests in order to mitigate global warming and biodiversity loss.