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Bright Environmental Future for ASEAN Begins with Eco-Schools

From the ASEAN Secretariat’s Press Release KOTA KINABALU, MALAYSIA, 28 June 2011 – In an attempt to further strengthen links between the environment and education sectors in ASEAN, senior education and environment officials from ASEAN Member States, have agreed to support the development of a regional eco-schools program. Officials shared details of existing national eco-schools ...
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MTV EXIT Live in Chiang Mai Campaign Notes

On June 25th in Chiang Mai, Thailand, the MTV EXIT (End Exploitation and Trafficking) campaign held a major concert performed by Asian megastars ‘Super Junior M.’, Australian vocal sensation, Kate Miller-Heidke, and top Thai artists, ETC., Slot Machine, Thaitanium and Southside Phuket. The free outdoor concert, “MTV EXIT Live in Chiang Mai” was conducted at ...
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U.S. Supports ASEAN’s Fisheries

BANGKOK – The region’s fisheries face a multitude of threats that could jeopardize future fishing yields. ASEAN has taken the lead to bring the public and private sectors together to address threats to the region’s fisheries as part of an ASEAN-Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) Conference in Bangkok, Thailand. The ‘Conference on Fish for ...
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Ambassador Carden at ASEAN Fun Bike 2011

JAKARTA – U.S. Ambassador to ASEAN David Carden, together with members of the diplomatic corps, participated in ‘ASEAN Fun Bike 2011’ in Jakarta on Sunday, the first of a series of events to celebrate ASEAN’s 44th birthday next month. Officiated by ASEAN Chair Indonesian Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa and ASEAN Secretary-General Dr. Surin Pitsuwan, the ...
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