The EU launches first ever report on Development Cooperation with ASEAN

November 22, 2016 Comments (0) ASEAN, Culture & Education, Development, Economic & Trade, Environment, EU-ASEAN News, Political Affairs

14 September | ASEAN Secretariat

The first edition of the EU-ASEAN Blue Book provides an overview on development cooperation between ASEAN and the EU and its Member States. The EU funding for ASEAN regional development cooperation programmes for 2014-2020 amounts to €196 million – almost tripling previous support. This first dedicated development report highlights a number of success stories that have come as a result of the joint efforts of the EU and ASEAN. A copy of the EU-ASEAN Blue Book was presented to the Secretary-General of ASEAN, H.E. Le Luong Minh by H.E. Francisco Fontan, Ambassador of the EU at launch ceremony at the ASEAN Secretariat. For more information, please see the press release and an electronic version of the Blue Book.

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