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[Fact Sheet] U.S. Support for ASEAN in Fighting COVID-19

For Immediate Release March 31, 2020 U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson   As the leader in the global health and humanitarian response to COVID-19, the United States has acted swiftly to support our ASEAN partners in combating the COVID-19 virus. Since the outbreak began, the U.S. government has provided approximately $18.3 million ...
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The United States is Leading the Humanitarian and Health Assistance Response to COVID-19

[Fact Sheet] The United States is Leading the Humanitarian and Health Assistance Response to COVID-19 The U.S. government is leading the world’s humanitarian and health assistance response to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are mobilizing all necessary resources to respond rapidly, both at home and abroad. As part of this comprehensive and generous U.S. response, the ...
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2020 YSEALI Seeds for the Future Grant Recipients Announced

The  Young Southeast Asian Leadership Initiative (YSEALI) Seeds for the Future  Small Grants Competition is thrilled to announce the funding of 25 grantee projects as part of its sixth and latest program cohort. The grantees, which include teams of young leaders representing all 11 YSEALI member countries, will receive grants ranging from USD $6,000 to USD $15,000 to implement projects across the themes of civic ...
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The U.S. Vision for the Indo-Pacific

The U.S. Vision for the Indo-Pacific   The United States’ vision for the Indo-Pacific is a free and open region comprised of nations that are independent, strong, and prosperous. Advancing a free and open Indo-Pacific is a whole-of-government effort focused on three pillars: economics, governance, and security. This vision is built on principles that are widely shared throughout the region: ensuring ...
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ASEAN, U.S. to Further Strategic Partnership for Mutual Benefit

JAKARTA, 14 February 2020 – ASEAN and the United States reiterated commitment to strengthen their strategic partnership for mutual benefit at the 11th Meeting of the ASEAN-U.S. Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) held at the ASEAN Secretariat today. At the meeting, ASEAN and U.S. officials noted that the longstanding partnership has expanded to cover a wide spectrum ...
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