Hightlights & News

February 10, 2016
/ Washington D.C.
http://blogs.state.gov/stories/2016/02/01/ahead-us-asean-summit-5-things... President Barack Obama has made our relationship with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and engagement with Southeast Asia a key priority under his Rebalance strategy. For this reason he has invited his...
September 30, 2015
/ Vientiane, Laos
Lower Mekong River Nations Participate in Disaster Relief Exercise and Exchange in Laos By Sgt. 1st Class Kevin P. Bell Vientiane, Laos PDR (Sept. 25, 2015) – The scenario is a familiar one in Southeast Asia, a typhoon is sweeping across the area causing massive flooding, particularly along the...
September 21, 2015
/ Phnom Penh, Cambodia
http://www.phnompenhpost.com/business/centre-aims-bolster-women-entrepre...    
May 28, 2015
The ASEAN Senior Officials on Education (SOM-ED) endorsed the USAID-managed Connecting the Mekong through Education and Training (COMET) program after USAID gave a presentation on the project during their regular meeting on April 24 in Hanoi. As the first LMI signature project to be endorsed by...
March 27, 2015
/ Phnom Penh, Cambodia
With support from the U.S. Agency for International Development Regional Development Mission for Asia (USAID/RDMA), the Mekong Partnership for the Environment and Private Financing Advisory Network (USAID PFAN-Asia) brought together over 40 non-government organizations, civil society and private...