Roadmap for EU-ASEAN S&T Cooperation
ASEAN is the Association of Southeast Asian Nations composed of Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Scientific cooperation is part of the partnership between the two regions since the 16th ASEAN-EU Ministerial Meeting in Nuremberg, Germany in 2007, scientific cooperation has also featured at the latest 20th EU-ASEAN Ministerial Meeting in relation to issues such as water resources and environmental protection under the theme “Towards Strategic Partnership for Peace, Stability and Prosperity” (July 2014).
Furthermore, the recent Joint Communication to the European Parliament and the Council, "The EU and ASEAN: a partnership with a strategic purpose (May 2015)", places emphasis on the role of the EU in the region and specifically on S&T cooperation.
Read more on this and the future perspective of this cooperation in the available document of the EC.