About the programme
The Model ASEAN Meeting programme is a new initiative by the ASEAN Foundation to target university and high school students to understand diplomacy and how decision-makers of ASEAN Member States address regional issues at the ASEAN Summit and other regional ASEAN meetings. The Model ASEAN Meeting programme is intended to provide comprehensive information on ASEAN, topics for simulation, and the tools for simulation activities.
The ASEAN Foundation is championing this new initiative to the young people, to provide students with a hands-on experience and better understanding of ASEAN affairs. Being an ASEAN organ under the ASEAN Charter, the ASEAN Foundation can offer an authentic experience of simulating ASEAN meetings.
The ASEAN Foundation has long work experience working with young people through collaboration with universities through the ASEAN Foundation Scholarship Programme. The ASEAN Foundation has experience in curriculum development gained through the organisation’s partnership with Microsoft in rolling out trainings for young micro-entrepreneurs.