• Rudd to re-explain Asia Pacific community benefits

    When the Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, first mooted the concept of an Asia Pacific community to tackle regional issues Australia's neighbours were not enthusiastic. Tonight in Singapore, Mr Rudd will have the opportunity to better explain his plans to an audience including some of the world's foremost experts on defence and security. http://www.news.com.au/story/0,27574,25559051-29277,00.html http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/pm-sets-out-asiapacific-choice-talk-or-be-torn-20090529-bq8q.html http://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/270950,defence-ministers-gather-for-dialogue-on-asian-security--summary.html http://www.tradingmarkets.com/.site/news/TOP%20STORY/2351297/ http://www.hindu.com/2009/05/30/stories/2009053055001700.htm

    published: 30 May 2009
  • Asia Pacific Community Experiences at AIDS 2014 - AFAO

    The voice of community is central to an effective global response to HIV AIDS. AFAO International, in partnership with the Asia Pacific Coalition on Male Sexual Health (APCOM) and the Asia Pacific Council of Aids Service Organisations (APCASO), brought together 50 community advocates to undertake the Australasian Society for HIV Medicine (ASHM) Mentoring & Leadership Program at the AIDS 2014 Conference in Melbourne. This video provides an insight into community representation at the conference. It explores the challenges community face, the key skills and outcomes they hope to gain from completing the Australian Award Fellowship in Melbourne and their vision for change in the future.

    published: 12 Oct 2014
  • The Emerging Asia Pacific Community and the American Role

    Lee Hong-Koo, former Prime Minister of South Korea spoke at the University of Oregon on April 4th, 2006, as part of the Distinguished Presidential Lecturer series. Lee Hong-Koo was the Prime Minister of South Korea under former President Kim Young-Sam. Before that he served twice as deputy Prime Minister for Unification, dealing with relations between the divided two Korean states. He was also a member of the Korean National Assembly and chairman of the ruling New Korea Party. The Presidential Lecture series was begun in 2002 by University of Oregon President Dave Frohnmayer.

    published: 06 Mar 2008
  • Learn about APEC in 90 seconds: A history of the Asia-Pacific economic community

    Here is a brief introduction into how the 21-member Asia-Pacific economic community began and grew into what it is today. Subscribe to us on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CCTVNEWSbeijing Download for IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cctvnewschina Twitter: https://twitter.com/CCTVNEWS Google+: https://plus.google.com/+CCTVNEWSbeijing Tumblr: http://cctvnews.tumblr.com/ Weibo: http://weibo.com/cctvnewsbeijing

    published: 15 Nov 2015
  • Richard Woolcott: Creating an Asia Pacific Community

    (Fair Use) Credit goes to http://www.youtube.com/user/AsiaPacificVideo February 18, 2009 - During a recent visit to Vancouver, Special Envoy for Australian Prime Minister Rudd, Richard Woolcott, sat down with Yuen Pau Woo, CEO of Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada. A key topic of discussion was understanding what this new 'Asia Pacific Community' is, and aims to accomplish.

    published: 30 May 2009
  • Richard Woolcott: Australia & the "Asia Pacific Community"

    (Fair Use) All credit goes to http://www.youtube.com/user/AsiaPacificVideo February 18, 2009 - During a recent visit to Vancouver, Special Envoy for Australian Prime Minister Rudd, Richard Woolcott, sat down with Yuen Pau Woo, CEO of Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada. A key topic of discussion was understanding the why and how of Australia's interest in promulgating the notion of a new 'Asia Pacific Community'.

    published: 30 May 2009
  • Asia-Pacific Community Meeting Promo Video

    published: 25 Jul 2016
  • Building capacities: Gender & diversity in Asia and Pacific

    Building Capacities: Best Practices in Asia Pacific (3/5) Red Cross and Red Crescent societies aim to mobilize as many diverse people at community level as possible to ensures equal voices and space for diverse groups in the community to share ideas and benefit from all services. Both women and men should enjoy equal representation and should equally influence the organizations work so it does not consciously or unconsciously discriminate against women or men. Special efforts are made to include all those who are usually marginalized, socially excluded, and discriminated against in society to make sure their needs and ideas are also fully addressed both as communities but also as members, volunteers, and staff. In this five films series, the International Federation of Red Cross...

    published: 08 Jun 2009
  • Aid in the Asia-Pacific: Who Needs It? Who Pays?

    With the rise and expansion of a middle class through the Asia Pacific, and the changing face of poverty, what does this mean for the distribution of aid in this region? This panel discussion features Dr Jimmy Rodgers from the Secretariat of the Pacific Community; Dr Alison Evans from the Overseas Development Institute in London; Professor Stephen Howes from the Development Policy Centre at the ANU; Kazu Sakai from the Asian Development Bank; and Dr Eun Mee Kim from the Ewha Women's University in Seoul. This lineup brings together broad sector perspectives. This video is a highlight. Watch the full version on the Big Ideas website: http://www.abc.net.au/tv/bigideas/stories/2013/07/01/3789973.htm

    published: 01 Jul 2013
  • SCORA IDAHOT 2016: (Asia-Pacific) Struggle and Discrimination Faced by the LGBTQ+ Community

    (Asia-Pacific) Struggle and Discrimination Faced by the LGBTQ+ Community Feedback form: tell us what you think! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1kml6qBYDJHdxrebXYyBY5CCv88iI2JLT3jBR1baRfZg/viewform?pageId=117582282308283666536 [Speaker] Kalki Subramaniam Miss Subramaniam is a renowned transgender and women's rights activist. She is the founder of the Sahodari Foundation, which works for the social, economic and political empowerment of transgender persons in India. In 2015, she was announced by Facebook as one of the 12 Most Inspiring Women on Social Media working on community development.

    published: 05 May 2016
  • IGF 2016 - day 3 - WK 9 - Asia Pacific Community Meet-Up (APrIGF Open Session)

    published: 08 Dec 2016
  • W2TV Vault: Sook-Yin Lee - Asia Pacific Festival 1987

    Recorded at the 1987 Asia Pacific Festival. Segment from a Chinatown Today community television special Chnese Canadian Musicans which included Alexina Louie, Su-Chong Lim and Shannon Gunn. Shelly Cheung, Hopman Seto and I co-producers with Deborah Angrave executive producer. Volunteer produced, we could do this because there were four fully staffed community television offices and a studio in Vancouver alone. It is shameful the govenment has allowed cable companies to dismantle the thousands strong community television volunteer networks and the physical infrastructure of staffed neighbourhood offices and studios in Metro Vancouver. I was watching the CBC greatest Canadian show and recall Sook-Yin Lee advocating for head tax familes for a moment. They say those (North) Vancouver gals ar...

    published: 29 Jun 2012
  • Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)

    Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) is a forum for 21 Pacific Rim countries (formally Member Economies) that seeks to promote free trade and economic cooperation throughout the Asia-Pacificregion. It was established in 1989 in response to the growing interdependence of Asia-Pacific economies and the advent of regional trade blocs in other parts of the world; to fears that highly industrialized Japan (a member of G8) would come to dominate economic activity in the Asia-Pacific region; and to establish new markets for agricultural products and raw materials beyond Europe (where demand had been declining). APEC works to raise living standards and education levels through sustainable economic growthand to foster a sense of community and an appreciation of shared interests among Asia-Paci...

    published: 02 Apr 2013
  • Special Olympics 2013 Asia Pacific Games Opening Ceremony

    Suara Indonesia Dance Group perform at the Opening Ceremony Special Olympics with the Newcastle Indonesian Community, Hunter Stadium.

    published: 03 Dec 2013
  • Community-based forestry discussed at Asia-Pacific Forestry Week

    Upon the opening of the Asia-Pacific Forestry Week (Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga, Philippines, from 22-26 February 2016), Dominique Reed, FAO Team Leader of Social Forestry, talks about the potential of community-based forestry and its ability to address climate change. Follow #UNFAO on social media! * Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/UNFAO * Google+ - https://plus.google.com/+UNFAO * Instagram - https://instagram.com/unfao/ * LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/fao * Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/faoknowledge © FAO: http://www.fao.org

    published: 23 Feb 2016
  • ICAAP11 Community Voices: Moi Lee Liow, Asia Pacific Council of Aids Service Organizations APCASO

    Moi Lee Liow is from the Asia Pacific Council of Aids Service Organizations (APCASO). APCASO is a civil society network of community-based and non-governmental organizations that provides HIV/AIDS related programmes and services within the Asia Pacific region. In this interview, she talks about funding challenges, punitive laws in Asia and Pacific, and the challenges of Getting to Zero.

    published: 17 Nov 2013
Rudd to re-explain Asia Pacific community benefits

Rudd to re-explain Asia Pacific community benefits

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  • Updated: 30 May 2009
  • views: 468
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When the Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, first mooted the concept of an Asia Pacific community to tackle regional issues Australia's neighbours were not enthusiastic. Tonight in Singapore, Mr Rudd will have the opportunity to better explain his plans to an audience including some of the world's foremost experts on defence and security. http://www.news.com.au/story/0,27574,25559051-29277,00.html http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/pm-sets-out-asiapacific-choice-talk-or-be-torn-20090529-bq8q.html http://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/270950,defence-ministers-gather-for-dialogue-on-asian-security--summary.html http://www.tradingmarkets.com/.site/news/TOP%20STORY/2351297/ http://www.hindu.com/2009/05/30/stories/2009053055001700.htm
https://wn.com/Rudd_To_Re_Explain_Asia_Pacific_Community_Benefits
Asia Pacific Community Experiences at AIDS 2014 - AFAO

Asia Pacific Community Experiences at AIDS 2014 - AFAO

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  • Duration: 15:12
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2014
  • views: 253
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The voice of community is central to an effective global response to HIV AIDS. AFAO International, in partnership with the Asia Pacific Coalition on Male Sexual Health (APCOM) and the Asia Pacific Council of Aids Service Organisations (APCASO), brought together 50 community advocates to undertake the Australasian Society for HIV Medicine (ASHM) Mentoring & Leadership Program at the AIDS 2014 Conference in Melbourne. This video provides an insight into community representation at the conference. It explores the challenges community face, the key skills and outcomes they hope to gain from completing the Australian Award Fellowship in Melbourne and their vision for change in the future.
https://wn.com/Asia_Pacific_Community_Experiences_At_Aids_2014_Afao
The Emerging Asia Pacific Community and the American Role

The Emerging Asia Pacific Community and the American Role

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  • Duration: 28:28
  • Updated: 06 Mar 2008
  • views: 444
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Lee Hong-Koo, former Prime Minister of South Korea spoke at the University of Oregon on April 4th, 2006, as part of the Distinguished Presidential Lecturer series. Lee Hong-Koo was the Prime Minister of South Korea under former President Kim Young-Sam. Before that he served twice as deputy Prime Minister for Unification, dealing with relations between the divided two Korean states. He was also a member of the Korean National Assembly and chairman of the ruling New Korea Party. The Presidential Lecture series was begun in 2002 by University of Oregon President Dave Frohnmayer.
https://wn.com/The_Emerging_Asia_Pacific_Community_And_The_American_Role
Learn about APEC in 90 seconds: A history of the Asia-Pacific economic community

Learn about APEC in 90 seconds: A history of the Asia-Pacific economic community

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  • Duration: 1:31
  • Updated: 15 Nov 2015
  • views: 888
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Here is a brief introduction into how the 21-member Asia-Pacific economic community began and grew into what it is today. Subscribe to us on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CCTVNEWSbeijing Download for IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cctvnewschina Twitter: https://twitter.com/CCTVNEWS Google+: https://plus.google.com/+CCTVNEWSbeijing Tumblr: http://cctvnews.tumblr.com/ Weibo: http://weibo.com/cctvnewsbeijing
https://wn.com/Learn_About_Apec_In_90_Seconds_A_History_Of_The_Asia_Pacific_Economic_Community
Richard Woolcott: Creating an Asia Pacific Community

Richard Woolcott: Creating an Asia Pacific Community

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  • Duration: 2:16
  • Updated: 30 May 2009
  • views: 165
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(Fair Use) Credit goes to http://www.youtube.com/user/AsiaPacificVideo February 18, 2009 - During a recent visit to Vancouver, Special Envoy for Australian Prime Minister Rudd, Richard Woolcott, sat down with Yuen Pau Woo, CEO of Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada. A key topic of discussion was understanding what this new 'Asia Pacific Community' is, and aims to accomplish.
https://wn.com/Richard_Woolcott_Creating_An_Asia_Pacific_Community
Richard Woolcott: Australia & the "Asia Pacific Community"

Richard Woolcott: Australia & the "Asia Pacific Community"

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  • Duration: 2:44
  • Updated: 30 May 2009
  • views: 272
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(Fair Use) All credit goes to http://www.youtube.com/user/AsiaPacificVideo February 18, 2009 - During a recent visit to Vancouver, Special Envoy for Australian Prime Minister Rudd, Richard Woolcott, sat down with Yuen Pau Woo, CEO of Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada. A key topic of discussion was understanding the why and how of Australia's interest in promulgating the notion of a new 'Asia Pacific Community'.
https://wn.com/Richard_Woolcott_Australia_The_Asia_Pacific_Community
Asia-Pacific Community Meeting Promo Video

Asia-Pacific Community Meeting Promo Video

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  • Duration: 0:56
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2016
  • views: 109
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https://wn.com/Asia_Pacific_Community_Meeting_Promo_Video
Building capacities: Gender & diversity in Asia and Pacific

Building capacities: Gender & diversity in Asia and Pacific

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  • Duration: 29:45
  • Updated: 08 Jun 2009
  • views: 1370
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Building Capacities: Best Practices in Asia Pacific (3/5) Red Cross and Red Crescent societies aim to mobilize as many diverse people at community level as possible to ensures equal voices and space for diverse groups in the community to share ideas and benefit from all services. Both women and men should enjoy equal representation and should equally influence the organizations work so it does not consciously or unconsciously discriminate against women or men. Special efforts are made to include all those who are usually marginalized, socially excluded, and discriminated against in society to make sure their needs and ideas are also fully addressed both as communities but also as members, volunteers, and staff. In this five films series, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies profiles organizational best practices in Gender and Diversity, Resource Mobilisation, Youth and Volunteers, Participatory Planning, and Community and Branch Development. Building Capacities features insights and interviews with volunteers, beneficiaries and leaders from Red Cross and Red Crescent National Societies including Australia, Cambodia, Mongolia and Nepal. The series was produced by the Asia Pacific zone under the direction of the Organizational Development unit. Related videos: Part 1/5 - Volunteers and Youth in Asia Pacific: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ztEjcmQCUos Part 2/5 - Resource mobilisation in Asia and Pacific: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2IyOzpXMsBE Part 4/5 - Community and branch development: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VwYf7T4pXKk Part 5/5 - Participatory Planning: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Bft-_gKvt8 More information: http://www.ifrc.org Year: 2009 Duration: 29 minutes 44 seconds
https://wn.com/Building_Capacities_Gender_Diversity_In_Asia_And_Pacific
Aid in the Asia-Pacific: Who Needs It? Who Pays?

Aid in the Asia-Pacific: Who Needs It? Who Pays?

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  • Duration: 0:48
  • Updated: 01 Jul 2013
  • views: 31
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With the rise and expansion of a middle class through the Asia Pacific, and the changing face of poverty, what does this mean for the distribution of aid in this region? This panel discussion features Dr Jimmy Rodgers from the Secretariat of the Pacific Community; Dr Alison Evans from the Overseas Development Institute in London; Professor Stephen Howes from the Development Policy Centre at the ANU; Kazu Sakai from the Asian Development Bank; and Dr Eun Mee Kim from the Ewha Women's University in Seoul. This lineup brings together broad sector perspectives. This video is a highlight. Watch the full version on the Big Ideas website: http://www.abc.net.au/tv/bigideas/stories/2013/07/01/3789973.htm
https://wn.com/Aid_In_The_Asia_Pacific_Who_Needs_It_Who_Pays
SCORA IDAHOT 2016: (Asia-Pacific) Struggle and Discrimination Faced by the LGBTQ+ Community

SCORA IDAHOT 2016: (Asia-Pacific) Struggle and Discrimination Faced by the LGBTQ+ Community

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  • Duration: 1:07:01
  • Updated: 05 May 2016
  • views: 107
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(Asia-Pacific) Struggle and Discrimination Faced by the LGBTQ+ Community Feedback form: tell us what you think! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1kml6qBYDJHdxrebXYyBY5CCv88iI2JLT3jBR1baRfZg/viewform?pageId=117582282308283666536 [Speaker] Kalki Subramaniam Miss Subramaniam is a renowned transgender and women's rights activist. She is the founder of the Sahodari Foundation, which works for the social, economic and political empowerment of transgender persons in India. In 2015, she was announced by Facebook as one of the 12 Most Inspiring Women on Social Media working on community development.
https://wn.com/Scora_Idahot_2016_(Asia_Pacific)_Struggle_And_Discrimination_Faced_By_The_Lgbtq_Community
IGF 2016 - day 3 - WK 9 - Asia Pacific Community Meet-Up (APrIGF Open Session)

IGF 2016 - day 3 - WK 9 - Asia Pacific Community Meet-Up (APrIGF Open Session)

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  • Duration: 54:03
  • Updated: 08 Dec 2016
  • views: 41
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https://wn.com/Igf_2016_Day_3_Wk_9_Asia_Pacific_Community_Meet_Up_(Aprigf_Open_Session)
W2TV Vault: Sook-Yin Lee - Asia Pacific Festival 1987

W2TV Vault: Sook-Yin Lee - Asia Pacific Festival 1987

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  • Duration: 4:01
  • Updated: 29 Jun 2012
  • views: 2164
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Recorded at the 1987 Asia Pacific Festival. Segment from a Chinatown Today community television special Chnese Canadian Musicans which included Alexina Louie, Su-Chong Lim and Shannon Gunn. Shelly Cheung, Hopman Seto and I co-producers with Deborah Angrave executive producer. Volunteer produced, we could do this because there were four fully staffed community television offices and a studio in Vancouver alone. It is shameful the govenment has allowed cable companies to dismantle the thousands strong community television volunteer networks and the physical infrastructure of staffed neighbourhood offices and studios in Metro Vancouver. I was watching the CBC greatest Canadian show and recall Sook-Yin Lee advocating for head tax familes for a moment. They say those (North) Vancouver gals are the most courageous, smartest and most beautiful!
https://wn.com/W2Tv_Vault_Sook_Yin_Lee_Asia_Pacific_Festival_1987
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)

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  • Duration: 1:25
  • Updated: 02 Apr 2013
  • views: 1886
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Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) is a forum for 21 Pacific Rim countries (formally Member Economies) that seeks to promote free trade and economic cooperation throughout the Asia-Pacificregion. It was established in 1989 in response to the growing interdependence of Asia-Pacific economies and the advent of regional trade blocs in other parts of the world; to fears that highly industrialized Japan (a member of G8) would come to dominate economic activity in the Asia-Pacific region; and to establish new markets for agricultural products and raw materials beyond Europe (where demand had been declining). APEC works to raise living standards and education levels through sustainable economic growthand to foster a sense of community and an appreciation of shared interests among Asia-Pacific countries. Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asia-Pacific_Economic_Cooperation Created at http://www.b2bwhiteboard.com
https://wn.com/Asia_Pacific_Economic_Cooperation_(Apec)
Special Olympics 2013 Asia Pacific Games Opening Ceremony

Special Olympics 2013 Asia Pacific Games Opening Ceremony

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  • Duration: 3:38
  • Updated: 03 Dec 2013
  • views: 1306
videos https://wn.com/Special_Olympics_2013_Asia_Pacific_Games_Opening_Ceremony
Community-based forestry discussed at Asia-Pacific Forestry Week

Community-based forestry discussed at Asia-Pacific Forestry Week

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  • Duration: 4:01
  • Updated: 23 Feb 2016
  • views: 366
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Upon the opening of the Asia-Pacific Forestry Week (Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga, Philippines, from 22-26 February 2016), Dominique Reed, FAO Team Leader of Social Forestry, talks about the potential of community-based forestry and its ability to address climate change. Follow #UNFAO on social media! * Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/UNFAO * Google+ - https://plus.google.com/+UNFAO * Instagram - https://instagram.com/unfao/ * LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/fao * Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/faoknowledge © FAO: http://www.fao.org
https://wn.com/Community_Based_Forestry_Discussed_At_Asia_Pacific_Forestry_Week
ICAAP11 Community Voices: Moi Lee Liow, Asia Pacific Council of Aids Service Organizations APCASO

ICAAP11 Community Voices: Moi Lee Liow, Asia Pacific Council of Aids Service Organizations APCASO

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  • Duration: 3:56
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2013
  • views: 7
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Moi Lee Liow is from the Asia Pacific Council of Aids Service Organizations (APCASO). APCASO is a civil society network of community-based and non-governmental organizations that provides HIV/AIDS related programmes and services within the Asia Pacific region. In this interview, she talks about funding challenges, punitive laws in Asia and Pacific, and the challenges of Getting to Zero.
https://wn.com/Icaap11_Community_Voices_Moi_Lee_Liow,_Asia_Pacific_Council_Of_Aids_Service_Organizations_Apcaso