A group of socio-civic organization leaders fromvarious countries in Southeast Asia has called the regular Association of Southeast Asian Nation (Asean) Summit as "severely limited" as it failed to address the real problems of the Southeast Asian nations and foster "genuine participation" of people from the region.
In a press conference in a restaurant in Quezon CityTuesday, the Asean Civil Society Conference/Asean People's Forum (ACSC/APF)called on for a more people-centered and "social" Asean.
"For 50 years, genuine people's participation in the Asean has been severely limited. Despite the civic organiz...
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