доц.д-р Илиян Матеев, ВТУ „Св.св.Кирил и Методий“
ASEAN at the Beginning of 21 Century
Assoc.Prof. Iliyan Mateev, Ph.D., St.St. „Cyril and Methodius“University – Veliko Tarnovo
The ASEAN Vision 2020, adopted by the ASEAN Leaders on the 30th Anniversary of ASEAN in 1997, agreed on a shared vision of ASEAN as a concert of Southeast Asian nations, outward looking, living in peace, stability and prosperity, bonded together in partnership in dynamic development and in a community of caring societies. At the 9 th ASEAN Summit in 2003, the ASEAN Leaders resolved that an ASEAN Community shall be established. At the 12th ASEAN Summit in January 2007, the Leaders affirmed their strong commitment to accelerate the establishment of an ASEAN Community by 2015 and signed the Cebu Declaration on the Acceleration of the Establishment of an ASEAN Community by 2015. The ASEAN Community is comprised of three pillars, namely the ASEAN Political-Security Community, ASEAN Economic Community and ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community.
ASEAN, Hanoi Plan of Action,Vientiane Action Programme, Brunei Action Plan