5-6 October | Manila, Philippines
Senior officials and key experts from the ASEAN Member States and the EU discussed law enforcement at sea, maritime connectivity, marine environmental cooperation and joint development of resources, and conflict prevention at the 4th EU-ASEAN High Level Dialogue (HLD) on Maritime Security Cooperation. Participants explored ways and means for bilateral cooperation between the EU and ASEAN Member States to improve mutual capacity for maritime surveillance, information sharing, conducting law enforcement at sea, and developing efficient, security, and environmentally friendly ports.
The 4th HLD aimed to identify elements of a future work programme to implement the maritime security component of the ASEAN-EU Plan of Action 2018-2022 adopted in Manila on 6 August 2017 on the occasion of the ASEAN-EU Post Ministerial Conference.
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