The Mid Term Review (MTR) of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Blueprint 2025 was successfully launched on the 28 April 2021 by the ASEAN Secretariat in collaboration with ARISE Plus. The welcome and opening remarks of this virtual event was delivered by H.E. Dato Lim Jock Hoi the Secretary-General of ASEAN and this was followed by the remarks by H.E Igor Driesmans, EU Ambassador to ASEAN. It was attended by over 200 participants.
The MTR of the AEC Blueprint 2025 comprises of five main sections; introduction, macro-overview, compliance, outcomes and impact, recommendations and advancing the AEC: recovering and rebuilding together. It also contains a foreword from Dato Lim Jock Hoi and offers five overarching key messages. The MTR was undertaken by the ASEAN Integration Monitoring Directorate (AIMD) of the ASEAN Secretariat with the strong collaboration and support from a team of experts from ARISE Plus who have been supporting the MTR for over 18 months.
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