UN Report Maps Out Future for ASEAN-UN Partnership

Secretary General Ban Ki-moon launches report at 14th ASEAN Summit in Pattaya

When:
11:30 – 11:45, Sunday, 12 April 2009

Who:
Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Secretary-General
Surin Pitsuwan, ASEAN Secretary-General
Noeleen Heyzer, UN Under-Secretary-General and ESCAP Executive Secretary

What:
Launch of a new report, Striving Together: ASEAN and the UN. The report is a product of the Asia Pacific Regional Coordination Mechanism, consisting of the regional offices of 30 UN and affiliated entities, chaired by ESCAP. It reflects on ASEAN’s achievements since its foundation, and assesses its future challenges. It examines future opportunities for cooperation between ASEAN and the UN on a wide range of issues.

Where:
Orchid Ballroom, 1st floor, Royal Cliff Grand Hotel, Pattaya, Thailand.