ASEAN at 50: The way forward


Johnny Litton


The Philippine Star


 October 16, 2017


The Carlos P. Ro
mulo Foundation , in
cooperation with the
Association of South
east Asian Nations-In
stitutes of Strategic and
International Studies
and Stratbase ADR In
stitute hosted a confer
ence titled ASEAN at
50: The Way Forward
at the Manila Polo Club
in Makati City. Held on 
the eve of the ASEAN 
Foreign Ministerial Meeting, the event was organized by ambassador Roberto “Bobby” Romulo, former Foreign Affairs secretary Albert del Rosario and Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS-Indonesia) senior fellow and co-founder Jusuf Wanandi. The conference invited 36 distinguished speakers and pundits from different ASEAN nations, with Finance secretary Carlos Dominguez and Foreign Affairs secretary Alan Peter Cayetano representing the Philippines. Here’s to fifty years of partnering for change and engaging the world!