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29 September 2022

13th AUN Rectors’ Meeting and 37th AUN-BOT Meeting successfully held in Vientiane, Lao PDR

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Chanya Chinsukserm, AUN Programme Officer
The 37th ASEAN University Network Board of Trustees Meeting and the 13th ASEAN University Network Rectors’ Meeting, hosted by the National University of Laos and co-hosted by AUN Secretariat, were held on 27 - 28 September 2022 in Vientiane, Laos PDR. During the 13th AUN Rectors’ Meeting, 11 Presidents, Rectors, Vice Chancellors, and more than 50 representatives from 28 AUN Member Universities across 10 ASEAN Countries participated in the Meeting to discuss and share their good practices, analyses, initiatives, and recommendations on AUN-related projects, programs, and activities.
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11 August 2022

AUN-QA’s Official Meetings in Viet Nam Series #1: Ministry of Education and Training

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Chanya Chinsukserm, AUN Programme Officer
On the morning of 20 July 2022, the official meeting was held between the AUN-QA team led by Dr. Choltis Dhirathiti, the Executive Director of the AUN, and the guest of honour – Assoc. Prof. Hoang Minh Son, Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Education and Training, alongside the representatives from Higher Education Department and Viet Nam Education Management Agency (VQA) under the Ministry.
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4 August 2022

AUN-QA’s meetings with stakeholders: Exploring current QA prospects in Viet Nam

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Chanya Chinsukserm, AUN Programme Officer
As the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) issued the Decision on recognising quality assurance activities of the AUN-QA in Vietnam, the AUN-QA has taken the opportunity to organise official on-site meetings with stakeholder organisations and partnered universities in Vietnam during 17 - 22 July 2022. The objective of this visit was to discuss the prospects of QA direction, share recent updates on QA development in the ASEAN region, and discuss further on possible collaboration in Viet Nam.
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30 June 2022

Announcing ASEAN Representatives for 2022 ASEAN-Korea Youth Summit!

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Noppanun Sookping, AUN Programme Officer
The application process for 2022 ASEAN-Korea Youth Summit has been closed! Thank you so much for the overwhelming interest and support for this huge platform to connect young talents and representatives from Korea and the ASEAN region. You can find the listing of successful ASEAN representatives to this year's Summit here.
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18 May 2022

AUN-QA and MyQAN connect in promoting Higher Education quality assurance in Malaysia

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Noppanun Sookping, AUN Programme Officer
AUN-QA, in collaboration with MyQAN, organised “AUN-QA An Introduction of Potentials and Prospects” virtually on 12 May 2022, 9.00-10.30 AM (GMT+7). The event garnered 61 attendees from MyQAN Member universities, public and private universities in Malaysia.
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26 October 2022

Introducing The Asian Network: The Community of Leaders in Asia

The Asian Network is a new generation of leaders creating change and impact with the vision of becoming the first community of leaders in Asia working to build a more inclusive and sustainable future and to empower the next generation of leaders. The organization is committed to inspiring people through virtual and in-person events across a dynamic and developing Asia, with more than 450 members across 25 countries in Asia.
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20 October 2022

37th AUN-BOT Meeting: ASEAN-India Cooperation Strengthens through Scholarship Schemes

At the 37th AUN Board of Trustees Meeting, Jayant N. Khobragade, Ambassador of the Republic of India to ASEAN presented to the meeting regarding ASEAN and India’s continued relationship that has reached its 30th Anniversary. For 30 years, ASEAN and India have cooperated together to form a very close partnership in order to continue providing student exchange programs and sharing of knowledge.
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20 October 2022

Mahidol University Celebrating 10 Years Anniversary of IHRP: Seminar on Human Rights and Peace Education

As a celebration of its 10th anniversary, the Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies (IHRP) at Mahidol University organised an academic seminar on the topic of “Celebration Human Rights and Peace Education: Educate; Empower; Inspire”. The event addressed the importance of human rights and peace education in a country's development, especially in the Southeast Asia region. Afterwards, as a closing ceremony, the representatives of IHRP and Mahidol University held a retirement celebration for Dr. Sriprapha Petcharamesree, a senior lecturer of IHRP.
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20 October 2022

9th AUN-QA Training Course for Accomplishing Programme Assessment: The Return of Onsite Training

The 9th AUN-QA Training Course for Accomplishing Programme Assessment (Version 4.0) has returned to its original format in a full mode of face-to-face operation. It was successfully held in Bangkok, Thailand from 17–20 October 2022. The training drew over thirty participants from six countries: Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines, and Vietnam.
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20 October 2022

The 12th ASED Meeting, 6th ASEAN+3 EMM, 6th EAS EMM and related Senior Officials Meetings on Education at Hanoi, Viet Nam

The 17th ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Education (SOM-ED) was conducted on 11 October 2022, followed by further meetings regarding ASEAN education throughout 4 days. This year, the location of the meetings were at Hanoi, Viet Nam with the theme, “Joint efforts to reimagine learning and building resilience of education systems in ASEAN and beyond in the new context”.
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12 October 2022

The 37th ASEAN University Network Board of Trustees Meeting

The 37th ASEAN University Network Board of Trustees Meeting, hosted by the National University of Laos and co-hosted by the AUN Secretariat, was arranged on 28 September 2022. This year’s Meeting returned to its onsite format in Vientiane, Lao PDR. The Meeting concluded with the commitments to AUN's current regional and global engagements for the benefits of ASEAN higher education sector.