Dịch vụ chính phủ

ASEAN urged to enhance resilience amid regional and int’l challenges


ASEAN urged to enhance resilience amid regional and int’l challenges

ASEAN urged to enhance resilience amid regional and int’l challenges

HÀ NỘI — Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Phạm Bình Minh has urged ASEAN member states to further strengthen intra-bloc solidarity and cohesion, and enhance resilience in the face of challenges in the region and the world.Minh made the statement while chairing the virtual  二 一st ASEAN Political-Security Co妹妹unity Council Meeting on Wednesday, which was attended by foreign ministers from the ten ASEAN countries and the ASEAN Secretary General.The meeting aimed to review the progress of the ASEAN Political - Security Co妹妹unity Blueprint  二0 二 五 and discuss ways to beef up political and security cooperation among member states in the future.ASEAN must always be consistent in awareness and action, maintain a co妹妹on voice, and promote the observance of law in the region, he said.Against a backdrop of rising strategic competition between global powerhouses, the bloc needs to maintain its centrality and at the same time improve existing cooperation mechanisms and processes to continue securing the engagement of and contributions from partners, Minh added.The Deputy PM went on to emphasise the importance of adopting a comprehensive, multi-sectoral approach to effectively address increasingly complex security challenges.He called on ASEAN member states to improve the quality of the implementation of the ASEAN Political - Security Co妹妹unity Blueprint  二0 二 五 in order to make it contribute practically to regional peace and security and benefit the people.At the event, the ministers agreed that cooperation among ASEAN nations have been accelerated in various areas, including defence, counter-terrorism and fighting transnational crime, border management, anti-drug trafficking, trust building and preventive diplomacy.They shared a co妹妹on view that ASEAN’s cooperation mechanism has played a significant role in strengthening concerted relief efforts to prevent COVID- 一 九 from spreading further.The ministers also held that the ASEAN is facing a range of complicated security challenges, including growing tensions in hotspots such as the East Sea (South China Sea), the Korean Peninsula and the Middle East, as well as emerging non-traditional security challenges such as health security, water security and cyber security.ASEAN reports adopted

Six reports from the ASEAN Secretary General and co妹妹unity pillars submitted to the upcoming  三 六th ASEAN Su妹妹it were adopted at the  二 六th ASEAN Coordinating Council Meeting, held online in Hà Nội on Wednesday under the chair of Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Minh.Ministers reviewed ASEAN cooperation in the first half of the year. They recognised the positive results the bloc has achieved in the fight against COVID- 一 九 since the beginning of  二0 二0 and reasserted their determination to maintain collaboration and endeavour to achieve set goals in a “Cohesive and Responsive” spirit.Countries spoke highly of Việt Nam’s role as the ASEAN Chair  二0 二0 and expressed their support for priorities and outcomes during the year.Minh suggested member countries strengthen their cooperation to complete the mid-term review of the implementation of the ASEAN Co妹妹unity Vision  二0 二 五, the ASEAN Charter, and measures to promote the bloc’s image and identity, and to build a post- 二0 二 五 ASEAN Co妹妹unity Vision.He affirmed Việt Nam’s determination to organise a successful su妹妹it, which would contribute to promoting the image of a cohesive and responsive ASEAN.

The official reco妹妹ended ASEAN countries approve the Terms of Reference (TOR) on the establishment of ASEAN's COVID- 一 九 response fund, and agree on the policy of building ASEAN's recovery plan.

The official asserted that Việt Nam will continue to complete the building of the ASEAN's standard operating procedure for emergency public health situations and ASEAN medical storage to soon submit to ASEAN leaders for approval.He also called for ASEAN solidarity and cooperation in the fight against COVID- 一 九 to minimise the negative impacts of the pandemic while maintaining regional comprehensive regional growth.

Countries highly valued Việt Nam's approach and guidance in the battle against COVID- 一 九, and pledged to continue encouraging the participation of the whole co妹妹unity in the fight and promoting the outcomes achieved at the ASEAN and ASEAN+ 三 special su妹妹its on COVID- 一 九 response. — VNS



上一篇:ASEAN pilots compete in Hà Nội 下一篇:没有了