23 March 2022

Setting direction and exploring collaborations, 官方竞猜平台-EEC成员在第二届官方竞猜平台-EEC大会上会面(在线)

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官方竞猜平台 Writer Team

By Jean Jardeleza Mijares, 官方竞猜平台-EEC Secretariat

Key Takeaways:

  • The 官方竞猜平台-EEC General Assembly (GA) was successfully held last 9 March 2021 with representatives from 17 member Institutions in attendance. The GA is held yearly with the aim to gather 官方竞猜平台-EEC member institution representatives to discuss the direction and focus of the network.
  • The members discussed possible activities and collaborations in promoting ecological education and culture in the ASEAN region, especially activities that could engage our students and center on their ecological concerns. 
  • The 官方竞猜平台-EEC Director, Prof. Assunta Cuyegkeng emphasized that 官方竞猜平台-EEC aims to foster an ASEAN community with the mindset and lifestyle to conserve and preserve ecosystems in the midst of challenges that society faces, 这也是非洲经济共同体作为专题网络的独特之处. She also stressed the need for collaboration in exploring proactively how society can live in harmony with nature, 因为联合国为人类制定了红色代码.
  • The 官方竞猜平台 Executive Director, Dr. Cholits Dhirathiti highlighted the need for activities that support or enable academic and research collaborations and the importance of regional-level dialogues.
  • 世界杯预选赛竞猜中心-欧共体秘书处介绍了2022年的活动和计划, 它将以2022年4月18日举行的公民科学研讨会为开端. The 官方竞猜平台-EEC Secretariat likewise took in the suggestions of the participants on the themes and direction for the year and will coordinate with participants for new activities moving forward.

The ASEAN University Network on Ecological Education and Culture (官方竞猜平台-EEC) held a General Assembly (GA) last 9 March 2022 to gather representatives among the network's member institutions. The 官方竞猜平台-EEC GA is held annually to discuss with  member HEI representatives the focus and direction of the network for the year. This year, in attendance were thirty five (35) representatives from 17 higher education institutions (HEIs), which included Royal University of Phnom Penh in Cambodia; Universiti Malaya in Malaysia; University of Mandalay and University of Yangon in Myanmar; Ateneo de Manila University, De La Salle University, Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University, University of the Philippines Diliman, University of the Philippines Los Banos, UP Open University, and Xavier University-Ateneo de Cagayan in the Philippines; National University of Singapore; Burapha University, Chulalongkorn University, and Mahidol University in Thailand; and Can Tho University, Van Lang University, 以及越南国立大学胡志明市分校.

Dr. Cholits Dhirathiti, ASEAN University Network Executive Director, gave the opening remarks, 他分享了与欧洲全球网络的对话, Latin America, North and South Africa, and East Asia. He further shared the importance of inter-regional cooperation and emphasized the need for activities that encourage academic and research collaborations. 他还强调了专题网络的重要性, 通过它,大学可以参与特定学科的合作.

With the encouragement towards collaborations, the 官方竞猜平台-EEC Secretariat shared the plans for the year. To start off, there will be a workshop on Citizen Science to be held on 18 April 2022. The annual 官方竞猜平台-EEC Conference will also be held, scheduled on 3-4 August, 主题为“生态教育与文化:回顾”, Looking Forward”, 鉴于大流行和生态挑战的背景, particularly climate change.

在提出计划和活动之后进行了讨论, in which participants focused on how various universities can work together to organize initiatives and activities under 官方竞猜平台-EEC this year. 讨论以学生参与为中心, amplifying their voices, and providing support and an enabling environment for students to share their initiatives and experiences in promoting ecological education and culture. The discussion also revolved around possible linkages that could be forged with agencies in Europe, Japan, 以及能够为世界杯预选赛竞猜中心-欧共体活动提供支持的韩国. 讨论的可能主题涉及各种可持续发展目标, with a particular focus on fostering mindsets and lifestyles toward ecological preservation and conservation.

The event was closed by Prof. Assunta Cuyegkeng, Executive Director of 官方竞猜平台-EEC. Earlier in the discussion, she emphasized that 官方竞猜平台-EEC aims to foster an ASEAN community with the mindset and lifestyle to conserve and preserve ecosystems in the midst of challenges that society faces, 这也是非洲经济共同体作为专题网络的独特之处. In closing the program, she stressed the need for collaboration in exploring proactively how society can live in harmony with nature, 因为联合国为人类制定了红色代码.