Delegation of the European Union for the Pacific
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EU HRVP Federica Mogherini to co-chair EU-ASEAN PMC and represent the EU at the ARF (Bangkok, 1-2 August 2019)

31/07/2019 - 17:33
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The EU High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini will be in Bangkok, Thailand from 1 to 2 August 2019. Mogherini will co-chair the annual EU-ASEAN Post-Ministerial Conference and represent the EU at the 26th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF).

 

On 1 and 2 August, High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini will be in Bangkok, Thailand to co-chair the European Union – Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Post-Ministerial Conference and to represent the EU at the 26th ASEAN Regional Forum.

The meetings follow the 22nd EU-ASEAN ministerial that took place in Brussels on 21 January 2019, where the EU and Ministers from ASEAN reaffirmed their shared role in shaping the political, socio-economic, and security agenda for both regions and globally. At this meeting, the European Union and ASEAN agreed in principle to upgrade their relations to a Strategic Partnership.

 

Read full press release HERE

For more information about EU-ASEAN relations, please consult the dedicated factsheet.

Photo and video coverage of the visit will be available on EbS.