In conjunction with ASEAN 50 anniversary, Philippines will host ASEAN Youth Conference 2017. The theme of the conference is “Towards ASEAN Community Vision 2025, It All Begins with YOUth” and the conference will be held from 10-13th November.
The 4 days program will feature panel discussions from ASEAN leading experts, Roundtables Discussion, unique social events and an exhibition. You are invited to submit an application for the inaugural ASEAN Youth Conference (AYC) 2017. AYC is the foremost opportunity for inspiring youth leaders who are aspiring future political, business and community leaders to learn about developing issues and trends in the ASEAN Region, discuss and debate on best practices and innovative approaches to address key challenges in the region as we work in partnership with ASEAN stakeholders to achieve the ASEAN Community Vision 2025.
- Networking Opportunities with Key ASEAN Stakeholders from government, businesses, and NGO;
- Learning opportunity to debate and discuss issues professionally as we work in partnership with stakeholders in the roundtable discussions;
- Platform to express their issues and concerns within the ASEAN Region.
- Aged between 18-35
• A citizen of an ASEAN member state (Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, or Vietnam)
• Has demonstrated strong English Command (Oral and Written Communication)
• With thorough knowledge in the 3 Pillars of the ASEAN Community – Political-Security Community, Economic Community and Socio-Cultural Community
• Have a keen interest in sustainable development and United Nations
• Able to participate in the entire duration of the conference
Eligible Regions: Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Brunei, Philippines, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Myanmar.