Link: Asia Pacific community conference report

Updated On: Jan 11, 2010

The summary of an Australian conference which brought together experts to discuss regionalism in the Asia-Pacific has been posted online.

The conference, “The Asia Pacific: a community for the 21st century”, was hosted by the Australian Prime Minister’s Special Envoy on the Asia Pacific community (APc), Mr Richard Woolcott AC, and co-chaired by Dr Michael Wesley, Executive Director of the Lowy Institute for International Policy, and Madame Ton Nu Thi Ninh, President of the Founding Committee of Tri Viet International University, Vietnam. The conference was attended by over 140 academics, commentators and senior government officials from the 21 countries visited by Mr Woolcott during his regional consultations on the APc and also from Australia, along with experts on regionalism from France, the United Kingdom and Germany.

Link to conference summary