Jakarta Framework on "Moving ASEAN Community Forward into 2015 and Beyond"
Jakarta Framework on Moving the ASEAN Community Forward into 2015 and Beyond was presented to H.E. Dr. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, President of the Republic of Indonesia, today on the sidelines of the 19th ASEAN Summit and the 6th East Asia Summit in Bali, Indonesia.
It was presented by H.E. Dr. Surin Pitsuwan, Secretary General of ASEAN, and Mr. Hidetoshi Nishimura, Executive Director of the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)
The Jakarta Framework consists of key strategies to transform the ASEAN region into an equitable and upper middle income, developed region with greater voice and influence in global affairs. The Framework was developed by ERIA with inputs from the two-day symposium organized by the Government of Indonesia, ERIA and Harvard University on the theme "Moving ASEAN Community Forward into 2015 and Beyond" held on October 31 and November 1, 2011 in Jakarta.