Indonesia, 8 August 2019 – Maybank Foundation and the ASEAN Foundation today have signed a three-year extension agreement for the eMpowering Youths Across ASEAN programme. The signing was held at the new ASEAN Secretariat building launched earlier today by the President of Indonesia, Joko Widodo in conjunction with the 52nd ASEAN Day celebration.
JAKARTA, 8 August 2019 – In conjunction with the celebration of the 52nd ASEAN Day, ASEAN Farmers’ Organisations Support Programme (AFOSP), one of the ASEAN Foundation’s flagship programmes under community building pillar, was showcased in the ASEAN-EU Cooperation and Scholarship Day exhibition.
The Awarding Ceremony of the 5th ASEAN Youth Video Contest was held on 19 July 2019 in Vientiane, Lao PDR, at the Gala Dinner of the Eleventh ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Youth. The Deputy Secretary-General of Lao Youth Union as the Chair of SOMY, H.E. Somkiao Kingsada, Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN for the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community, H.E. Kung Phoak, and the representative of the U.S. Mission to ASEAN, Mr Brian Ferinden presented the awards to the top 3 winners of the Contest, namely Mr Elia Pramana from Indonesia, the representative of Ms. Deanna See from Singapore and Mr Anouluck Davong from Lao PDR as the 1st, 2nd and 3rd winners respectively.