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ASEAN Plan of Action on Science, Technology and Innovation (APASTI) 2016-2025

Following the adoption of the ASEAN Plan of Action on Science, Technology and Innovation (APASTI) 2016-2025 at the 16th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Science, and Technology (AMMST-16) in Vientiane, Lao PDR on 6 November 2015, the S&T Ministers agreed that the APASTI shall be accompanied by an implementation plan that will include the priorities; targets/deliverables; specific actions; timelines; indicators, to be derived from the work plans of various Sub-Committees under the purview of the ASEAN Committee on Science and Technology (COST). As Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) are necessary contributors to socioeconomic development and in accordance with the S&T Ministers’ directive, this APASTI implementation plan includes activities that are supportive of both social and economic developments and consistent with the relevant characteristics of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) 2025 as well as the ASEAN-Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC) Blueprints 2025.

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Field Value
Document type Reports, journal articles, and research papers (including theses and dissertations)
Language of document
  • English
  • SDG9 Industry Innovation and Infrastructure
  • Science and technology
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Cambodia
  • Indonesia
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Malaysia
  • Myanmar
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Viet Nam
Copyright Yes
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Copyright Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) 2017. All rights reserved.

The text of this publication may be freely quoted or reprinted, provided proper acknowledgement is given and a copy containing the reprinted material is sent to the Community Relations Division (CRD) of the ASEAN Secretariat, Jakarta.

Version / Edition 2016
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Author (corporate) The ASEAN Secretariat
ISBN number 978-602-6392-73-2
Publication place Jakarta, Indonesia
Publisher ASEAN
Publication date 2016
Pagination 152
Keywords connectivity,inclusiveness
Date uploaded June 26, 2018, 20:41 (UTC)
Date modified June 29, 2018, 10:19 (UTC)