07-13 March 2017
Chiang Mai, ThailandASEM Day: Thailand
On the occasion of ASEM day, the Department of European Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand, organized 2 briefings about ASEM on 7 March 2017, at the Chiang Mai University and on 13 March 2017, at the Maha Sarakham University. The purpose of the briefing is to raise awareness among the youth and people, as well as promote upcoming ASEF youth programmes. The briefing attracted young university students and locals. In total, there were more than 500 people that attended the briefing.
01 March - 05 April 2017
Riga , LatviaASEM Day: Latvia
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Latvia issued a press statement in celebration of ASEM Day on 1 March 2017, emphasising Latvia's role as an ASEM Partner. "Latvia has been part of the ASEM cooperation format since joining the European Union in 2004. This partnership enables Latvia to be part of a major international framework and meet at the highest level with officials from the Asian countries to promote Latvia’s interests both in politics and economics", according to the statement.
15 February - 15 April 2017
Wallonia , Belgium2017 ASEM DUO Fellowship Programme - Call for Applications
The 2017 ASEM DUO Fellowship Programme is now open to applications until 15 April 2017. The Programme aims to: • Promote balanced increase of student, teacher and professor contact and exchanges between Europe and Asia • Contribute to setting up regular-basis exchange programs between European and Asian tertiary institutions • Establish deeper understanding between two regions Applicants must meet all eligiibility requirements:
01 January - 31 December 2017
Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaASEM Symposium on Countering Radicalisation
More information will be posted once available.