Tuesday, 22 March 2016
A Semester Away in Kyoto
A Semester Away in Kyoto

A second opportunity for ASEAN students to participate in the mobility semester programme at Kyoto University in October 2016, awaits. This time around, Japanese students from Kyoto University will also be eligible to do a semester away in an ASEAN university that is a member of the ASEAN University Network.


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Monday, 21 March 2016
Puppets for Education
Puppets for Education

“Are we going to make puppets?” that was the first question resonated by a teacher as they walked into the room. They all looked excited and keen to learn about the use of puppets for education. This was a classroom at the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah School (YSHHB) in Brunei Darussalam on the afternoon of Saturday, 9 January 2016.


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Monday, 21 March 2016
Passage to ASEAN
Passage to ASEAN

Twenty (20) students from Bina Nusantara (BINUS) University visited the ASEAN Foundation on 3 December 2015. These students were from Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, and Viet Nam, and they were part of the “ASEAN Journey Programme” organised by Passage to ASEAN (P2A) of which BINUS is a member.


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Tuesday, 8 March 2016
ASEAN Learning Route on Agricultural Cooperatives, 28 March – 3 April 2016, Bangkok & Chanthaburi (Thailand) and Manila & Batangas (the Philippines)
ASEAN Learning Route on Agricultural Cooperatives, 28 March – 3 April 2016, Bangkok & Chanthaburi (Thailand) and Manila & Batangas (the Philippines)

The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) has been boiled, simmered, stir-fried, roasted and baked in the past decades and it is finally ready for serving since 31 December 2015. Despite its long process of coming into existence, many people in the region, particularly those in the rural areas, have not joined the party and remain uninformed on how to get a slice of that scrumptious AEC pie.


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Monday, 11 January 2016 Call for Applications for the 2016/17 ASEAN-U.S. Science and Technology Fellowship
Call for Applications for the 2016/17 ASEAN-U.S. Science and Technology Fellowship

Are you a scientist from ASEAN interested in driving policy debates and data-based decision making to address the most pressing regional and national level challenges? Would you like to expand your professional network within ASEAN and to learn first hand how ASEAN works on issues related to S&T? If you answered yes to these questions, the year-long ASEAN Science and Technology Fellowship may be for you!


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Tuesday, 15 December 2015 Understanding ASEAN Mechanism and Processes through the Model ASEAN Meeting
Understanding ASEAN Mechanism and Processes through the Model ASEAN Meeting

76 university students and their group advisors congregated at Sunway University, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia, to participate in the ASEAN Foundation First Model ASEAN Meeting 2015 that coincided with the 27th ASEAN Summit on 18 – 22 November 2015. The ASEAN Foundation Model ASEAN Meeting (AFMAM) is ....


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Friday, 11 December 2015
To Be One ASEAN Heritage
To Be One ASEAN Heritage

Phnom Penh (10/12)-It was not a usual puppet show. On the white-big screen that spanned the Rosana Broadway Theatre, six countries ‘’met’’. On hand a half dozen artists adapting the Cambodian folklore of ‘’Fire’’ into a shadow play performance, yet it was not a genuine Cambodian-puppet style that came up on the light-and-dark stage. It was a mixture of different cultural backgrounds: different puppet forms and plays from ASEAN states


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Wednesday, 9 December 2015 Strengthening Cultural Cooperation and Interconnectivity through APEX Fire
Strengthening Cultural Cooperation and Interconnectivity through APEX Fire

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From 16 – 23 November 2015, 30 puppeteers from ASEAN Member States and Japan come together to attend the ASEAN Puppets Exchange (APEX) Programme that was held in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap, Kingdom of Cambodia. APEX is an initiative of the ASEAN Puppetry Association (APA) coordinated by Artsolute Ltd, the Singapore member of APA. It aims to ....


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