New projects firmed up, new areas of collaboration with
development partners defined

The Centre Directors of the SEAMEO Regional Centres gathered for the annual SEAMEO Centre Directors Meeting from 16 to 18 July 2012 at the S31 Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand to discuss proposals, plans and activities under the 2011-2020 SEAMEO Strategic Plan and the respective development plans of the SEAMEO Centres. The Meeting was organized by the SEAMEO Secretariat and was attended by 80 participants including the directors and key staff of SEAMEO Centres and the Secretariat, representatives of Associate and Affiliate Members, and invited partners.

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Readiness surveys and training workshops on web conference systems for SEAMEO Centres

More than two hundred specialists, trainers, scientists and officers from nineteen SEAMEO Units and three other institutions in nine SEAMEO Member Countries took part in a four-day series of activities that provided opportunity for participants to join various virtual meeting rooms to discuss SEAMEO projects and activities through real-time multicast communications. The 22 simultaneous training workshops were held from 10 to 13 September 2012 in 22 locations in nine countries in Southeast Asia including Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam.

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