Wednesday, 11 July 2018
Chulabhorn Graduate Institute – ASEAN Foundation Joint Post-graduate Scholarship Programme in Science and Technology (Academic Year 2019)
Chulabhorn Graduate Institute – ASEAN Foundation  Joint Post-graduate Scholarship Programme in Science and Technology  (Academic Year 2019)

This year, eight (8) scholarships are available for ASEAN nationals (except Thai citizen) who are interested to pursue a Master Degree at the CGI (The Chulabhorn Graduate Institute). Selection of successful applicants will be based on merit.


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Thursday, 28 June 2018
17 Talented Scientists Selected for 2018/2019 ASEAN Science and Technology Fellowship
17 Talented Scientists Selected for 2018/2019 ASEAN Science and Technology Fellowship

The ASEAN Foundation, in partnership with ASEAN and the U.S. Government through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is pleased to announce 17 scientists from Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam and Brunei Darussalam as 2018/2019 ASEAN Science and Technology (S&T) fellows. The fellows were selected for their track record of achievements and potential to advance science-based policy-making in ASEAN.


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Tuesday, 15 May 2018
ASEAN Farmers Organisations Support Programme Opens Booth to Showcase Achievements in Europe Day Celebration
ASEAN Farmers Organisations Support Programme Opens Booth to Showcase Achievements in Europe Day Celebration

ASEAN Farmers Organisations Support Programme (AFOSP) was being presented as one of European Union projects in EU-ASEAN Cooperation Avenue as part of the commemoration event of Europe Day that was held in Bank Mandiri Museum.


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Tuesday, 15 May 2018
ASEAN Foundation Conducts Workshop to Strengthen ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs
ASEAN Foundation Conducts Workshop to Strengthen ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs

ASEAN Foundation through its flagship ASEAN Farmers’ Organisation Support Programme (AFOSP) contributed to the strengthening of ASEAN young entrepreneurs by conducting “Validating Your Business Idea” workshop during the ASEAN Youth Expo 2018 which was held on 3 May 2018 in Grand Sahid Jaya Hotel, Jakarta.


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Friday, 13 April 2018
Agripreneur Series Story - Meet Successful Millennial Farmer from Lao: Noy
Agripreneur Series Story - Meet Successful Millennial Farmer from Lao: Noy

Almost 80% of the population in Lao PDR work in agriculture sector, while approximately 50% of rural youths are also engaged in this sector (FAO). One of them is Phoutthasone Phaengvilay (Noy), a twenty-four year old woman who has been involved in agribusiness since 2008.


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Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Agripreneur Series Story - Than Shwe, A Future-minded Agripreneur from Myanmar
Agripreneur Series Story - Than Shwe, A Future-minded Agripreneur from Myanmar

The agriculture sector is the backbone of Myanmar economy which contributes 37.8% of GDP and employs 70% of labor force[i] (FAO). Agricultural productivity is affected by many factors, one of them is the participation from the young generation.

Than Shwe; Co- founder of Rakhawanna Yuwa Association and program officer of NEED Myanmar realizes that aging farmers is one of the crucial issues in agricultural. Therefore, he is committed to be agriculture development worker to give contribution back to society by empowering youth to be next agripreneur.


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