ASEAN steps up Neighborhood-building efforts with convening of 14th ASCCO


JAKARTA, 13 April 2022 – The 14th Coordinating Convention for the ASEAN Political-Safety Neighborhood (ASCCO) passed off yesterday by way of videoconference. First held in 2006, ASCCO has develop into an everyday platform for reviewing and discussing the implementation of the ASEAN political safety cooperation agenda and collaboration with exterior companions.

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Noting the progress made within the implementation of the ASEAN Political-Safety Neighborhood (APSC) Blueprint 2025,H.E. Michael Tene, Deputy Secretary-Normal for ASEAN Political-Safety Neighborhood, who chaired the convention, acknowledged that having an efficient platform to change views and updates is crucial to drive the ASEAN Neighborhood-building course of.

Throughout the convention, APSC sectoral our bodies in addition to entities related to the APSC Pillar exchanged views and supplied updates on one another’s work on the implementation of the APSC Blueprint. Taking off from suggestions put forth by the ASEAN Secretariat, they likewise shared their respective strategies on addressing the remaining motion strains of the APSC Blueprint 2025.

The convention additionally reviewed the progress of cooperation relating to cross-pillar points, akin to ASEAN’s initiatives in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the ASEAN Enabling Grasp Plan 2025 and the ASEAN Consolidated Technique on the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

The individuals acquired updates on the work on ASEAN Neighborhood’s Submit-2025 Imaginative and prescient which commenced with the 1st Assembly of the Excessive-Stage Process Power on ASEAN Neighborhood’s Submit-2025 Imaginative and prescient on 31 March – 1 April 2022 on the ASEAN Secretariat. Latest developments on ASEAN’s exterior relations, akin to inclusion of the UK as a Dialogue Companion of ASEAN in addition to rising variety of international locations reaching out to determine formal partnership with ASEAN have been likewise shared to the individuals. The graduation of the primary ASEAN Junior Fellowship Programme on the ASEAN Secretariat later this yr was additionally welcomed

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