Forum and Book Launch – The ASEAN Drama: Half a Century and Still Unfolding

The UP Center for Integrative and Development Studies (CIDS), in partnership with the UP Asian Center and the Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP), will host a forum and book launch, The ASEAN Drama: Half a Century and Still Unfolding, on 17 May 2017, 2 p.m. at the GT-Toyota Asian Center Auditorium, UP Diliman, Quezon City.

Ambassador Lauro L. Baja, Jr., former Permanent Representative to the United Nations for the Republic of the Philippines, will serve as the key resource person in the forum.

The ASEAN Drama: Half a Century and Still Unfolding contains articles with in-depth analyses of ASEAN matters such as human rights, economic integration, and identity and citizenship, which all contribute to broader ASEAN scholarship. The book will be available at the event at a special launch price of PHP 350.00.

As the venue has limited seating capacity, accommodation of guests will be on a first-come, first-served basis. It would be best to confirm your attendance ahead by calling the UP Center for Integrative Studies at 981-8500 loc. 4266 to 68 or by sending an email to [email protected].

The abstracts of the chapters in The ASEAN Drama: Half a Century and Still Unfolding may be viewed below: