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A Busy Week in Cambodia

July 9-13, 2012 was a very busy week in Cambodia, with the U.S. Mission to ASEAN actively involved in numerous meetings and conferences in both Phnom Penh and Siem Reap, including the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF), East Asia Summit (EAS) Ministerial, US-ASEAN Business Summit, and several Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI) events.  We further welcomed U.S. ...
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State Dept. Fact Sheet on Lower Mekong Initiative

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson Fact Sheet Lower Mekong Initiative The Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI) is a multinational effort initiated by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton in 2009 to foster integrated sub-regional cooperation and capacity building among Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam, in the areas of education, health, environment, and ...
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United States Participates in 1st East Asia Summit (EAS) Education Ministerial Meeting

A United States delegation led by Deputy Secretary of Education Anthony (Tony) Miller and Ambassador to ASEAN David Carden attended today’s First EAS Education Ministerial Meeting (EMM) in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.  The EMM convened its first formal meeting to follow up on EAS leaders’ mandate last November to ensure education is given a prominent place on ...
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