Announcement Archive

Post-ASEAN Summit Briefing

Thursday, November 24th, 2011

story from Tokyo Development Learning Center

Dr. Surin Pitsuwan, the Secretary-General of ASEAN, conducted a briefing for ASEAN stakeholders on the key highlights, outcomes and follow-up actions from the 19th ASEAN Summit & Related Summits that took place in Bali, Indonesia on 17-19 November 2011.

Dr Surin briefed approximately 300 participants in the seven ASEAN capitals - Phnom Penh, Vientiane, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Bangkok, Singapore and Ha Noi - as well as four other major cities in Asia - Tokyo, Cambella, Beijing, and Soul using the Global Development Learning Network’s (GDLN) technology platform.  ASEAN stakeholders included academics, business representatives, civil society organizations, diplomatic representatives, media and think tanks.  An audience of 20 people participated at the Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC) including an Ambassador from a Pacific Island country. The technological arrangements for the session such as the video conference bridging, webcasting and video archiving were also provided by TDLC.

A video-clip of the two-hour briefing and Q&A session is available on the program information page.

Also, please visit ASEAN Secretariat’s official website for more details on ASEAN Summit & Related Summits briefing.