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2017-03-29
29-31 March 2017
Hue, Vietnam
ASEM Day: Viet Nam
ASEM Activities
ASEM Day MessageMinistry of Foreign Affairs of Viet Nam
2017-03-29
29-31 March 2017
Hue , Vietnam
ASEM Conference on Innovative Education & Human Resource Building for Sustainable Development
ASEM Activities
The ASEM Conference on Innovative Education and Human Resource Building for Sustainable Development on 29-31 March 2017 in Hue, Viet Nam provided a platform for ASEM Partners to validate best practices in promoting quality and innovative education for human resource development and consolidate proposals for ASEM’s new Vision for Education.
2017-03-17
17 March 2017
Oslo, Norway
ASEM Day: Norway
ASEM Activities
Norway celebrated ASEM day with a Norwegian Asia Forum organised by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. More than 80 representatives from the diplomatic community, business, Norwegian parliament, academia and ministries participated in a lively discussion regarding New Global Policy Balances and Power Ambitions in Asia: Consequences for Europe. The event was hosted by State Secretary Tone SKOGEN, Ministry of Foreign Affairs.  
2017-03-13
13 March 2017
Depok , Indonesia
ASEM Day: Connecting the Youth in Asia & Europe
ASEM Activities
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia in collaboration with the University of Indonesia held ASEM Day 2017 on 13 March 2017 in Depok, Indonesia with the theme, "Promoting the Role of ASEM in Connecting the Youth in Asia and Europe".  The aim was to promote ASEM programs and achievements to Indonesian youth. This project invited representatives from Embassies of ASEM Partners in Jakarta.
2017-03-09
9 March 2017
Manila , Philippines
ASEM Day: Philippines
ASEM Activities
STATEMENT ON THE ASIA-EUROPE MEETING (ASEM) DAY by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA)  09 March 2017 – The Philippines, as a founding member of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM), extends its warm greetings to all 53 ASEM partners from Asia and Europe on the occasion of ASEM Day on March 01. The Philippines reiterates its sincere commitment to work closely with Asian and European partners in order to strengthen the relationship between the two regions, in the spirit of mutual respect and equal partnership.
2017-03-07
7 March 2017
Sofia , Bulgaria
ASEM Day: Bulgaria
ASEM Activities
The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) Exhibition, “On the Go” was inaugurated on 7 March 2017 in the exhibition hall of the State Institute for Culture to the Minister of Foreign Affairs to celebrate ASEM Day. The Bulgarian speakers at the ceremony underlined the growing importance of ASEM as a platform for dialogue between Europe and Asia and indicated that 2017 marks the 20th anniversary of the establishment of ASEF–the only permanent institution of ASEM. View the full article here.
2017-03-07
07-13 March 2017
Chiang Mai, Thailand
ASEM Day: Thailand
ASEM Activities
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.
2017-03-06
6 March 2017
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
ASEM Day: ASEM in 3rd Decade
ASEM Activities
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MFAIC) in cooperation with the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport (MoEYS), and Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) will host an ASEM day under the theme, "ASEM in 3rd Decade" on 6 March 2017, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
2017-03-03
3 March 2017
Rome , Italy
ASEM Day: Italy
ASEM Activities
The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement in celebration of ASEM Day on 1 March 2017, noting how the ASEM Process has been strengthened over the years.
2017-03-02
2 March 2017
Budapest, Hungary
ASEM Day: Hungary stands committed to the continued cooperation between Europe and Asia
ASEM Activities
Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary on the occasion of the 1st ASEM Day Established 21 years ago, the ASEM process has evolved to be the most comprehensive platform for high-level dialogue between Europe and Asia, as its members represent some 60% of global GDP and the world’s population. This vast influence brings a joint responsibility to address today’s global challenges as well. Since its inception ASEM has proved itself as a crucial forum to coordinate and harmonize our strategies in tackling the most pressing issues.
2017-03-01
1 March 2017
Helsinki, Finland
ASEM Day: Finland
ASEM Activities
The Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland took to social media on 1 March 2017 in celebration of ASEM Day. View the tweet and follow their official Twitter account here.  
2017-03-01
1 March 2017
Nicosia, Cyprus
ASEM Day: Cyprus
ASEM Activities
Message by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus, HE Mr Ioannis KASOULIDES on ASEM Day On the occasion of 1st March, which has been designated as the annual ASEM Day, I would like to convey my warmest greetings to all the member-states of the Organization and wish them happiness and prosperity. Since its inception more than 20 years ago, ASEM has proved its value, especially in connecting Europe and Asia, in bringing the people of the two continents together and in facilitating the trend towards further strengthening their political, economic and cultural activities.
2017-03-01
1 March 2017
Vilnius , Lithuania
ASEM Day: Lithuania
ASEM Activities
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania took to social media on 1 March 2017 in celebration of ASEM Day. View the actual tweet and follow them on Twitter here.
2017-03-01
1 March 2017
Warsaw, Poland
ASEM Day: Poland
ASEM Activities
In a statement in celebration of ASEM Day on 1 March 2017, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Poland acknowledged the role of the Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) as the only permanent institution under the ASEM framework. "The activities within ASEF complement ASEM’s main goal – being a platform of political and economic dialogue between leaders of European and Asian countries".
2017-03-01
1 March 2017
Bucharest, Romania
ASEM Day: Romania
ASEM Activities
In a statement by the Ministry of Foreign of Affairs of Romania on ASEM Day, they cited the importance of celebrating the anniversary of the ASEM Process for the 2 regions. "Romania will continue to actively promote the objectives and projects established under the auspices of ASEM, on three levels - political, economic and cultural - and appreciated the added value of this format to enhance cooperation between the two regions, according to the principle of mutual trust and developing a balanced partnership between Europe and Asia".
2017-03-01
01 March - 05 April 2017
Riga , Latvia
ASEM Day: Latvia
ASEM Activities
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.
2017-03-01
1 March 2017
Lausanne, Switzerland
ASEM Day: Model ASEM Switzerland Spin-off 2017
ASEM Activities
In celebration of "Asia Meets Europe Day" to foster relations between Asia and Europe and to raise awareness about the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM), the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of Switzerland (FDFA) invited students from Swiss universities to Model ASEM Switzerland Spin-off 2017.
2017-03-01
1 March 2017
Tokyo, Japan
Celebrating the ASEM Day - Dialogue and Future for Asia and Europe
ASEM Activities
Message by ASEM Senior Official, HE Mr Fumio KISHIDA, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan
2017-02-15
15 February - 15 April 2017
Wallonia , Belgium
2017 ASEM DUO Fellowship Programme - Call for Applications
ASEM Activities
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:
2017-01-01
01 January - 31 December 2017
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
ASEM Symposium on Countering Radicalisation
ASEM Activities
More information will be posted once available.