Ambassador Hachigian Engages Young Leaders @america

Ambassador HachigianJakarta, Indonesia – Ambassador Hachigian’s overview of U.S. engagement with ASEAN stimulated discussion with over 100 young people from Paradamina University, with YSEALI members, and with other exchange program alumni @america in Jakarta Wednesday, December 3.  U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia Robert Blake introduced Ambassador Hachigian, and after Ambassador Hachigian’s remarks, she answered questions and invited the audience to offer her advice as she leads U.S. regional policy in Southeast Asia. Attendees offered perspectives and asked questions on the upcoming ASEAN Economic Community, Trans-Pacific Partnership, awareness of ASEAN, and democracy. Following the town hall, Ambassador Hachigian had a brief pull aside with print and television media outlets which covered the event.