Thailand’s Ministry of Education through its Office of Basic Education Commission (OBEC) hosted the Third Annual Forum for High Officials of Basic Education of SEAMEO Member Countries and Associate Members with the theme “Quality and Equity Education for Sustainable Future: Building Capacity for Every Learner” from 12 to 14 February 2013 at the IMPACT Exhibition and Convention Center, Nonthaburi, Thailand. Thailand invited the SEAMEO Secretariat to co-host the event.

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The SEAMEO Secretariat, in collaboration with the Information Technology Project, under the initiative of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of Thailand organized a two- and-a-half day training course on Using the Interactive Whiteboard to Improve Teaching Strategies on 23-25 July 2011 at Suksa Songkroh Bangkruey School, Nonthaburi Province, Thailand.

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The SEAMEO Regional Training Centre (SEAMEO RETRAC) held a double celebration as it convened its 14th Governing Board Meeting and commemorated its 15th founding anniversary on 10 August 2011 at the Rex Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The simultaneous activities were graced by H E Pehin Abu Bakar Apong, SEAMEO Council President, and Minister of Education, Brunei Darussalam; and H E Prof Dr Pham Vu Luan, Minister of Education and Training, Vietnam.

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As part of the SEAMEO Community Involvement Programme, the SEAMEO Secretariat donated 31,400 Baht for student scholarship and 160,000 Baht for school development activities to Suksasongkroh Bangkreuy School in Nonthaburi Province. Dr Witaya Jeradechakul, Director of the SEAMEO Secretariat presented the cash gift to the school director, Ms Chantana Khampanya during the SEAMEO Secretariat team's visit to the school on 22 August 2011.

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