- published: 30 May 2009
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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
(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'.
Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders engages the Asia Pacific communities in Greater Toronto Area in a dialogue to improve community policing and identify issues and concerns. On Saturday, May 14, he assures that despite some problem, Canada's largest city is "the safest urban city in North America".
EXPLORING NEW POSSIBILITIES THROUGH GLOBAL LEARNING This is the official introduction video of Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU). APU is one of Japan's most culturally-diverse universities and is located in Beppu, Oita. With students from nearly 90 countries/regions and an alumni network of 138 countries/regions, this diversity deeply impacts the student experience on a daily basis. The vibrant learning environment at APU encourages cross-cultural understanding, fosters collaboration, and nurtures creativity. Ultimately, it empowers individuals not only to adapt to the global working environment but also to strive for positive changes for local communities and the world at large. Academic programs at APU are offered in both English and Japanese, including a wide range of on-campus...
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
The overarching goal of APCA is to establish a sustainable community-wide approach towards maintaining optimal health and wellness within the Asian/Pacific Islander community. This larger goal includes multiple sub-goals: a) Monitoring API health status, health-seeking behaviors, and community capacity; b) Coordinating the provision of culturally and linguistically proficient health education and preventive clinical services; c) Establishing enduring and broad-based health partnerships; d) Improving community capacity for health improvement; and e) Continuously advocating for policies and programs that improve API health.
At APRICOT/ APNIC 35 Fadi Chehadé shared ICANN's new Asia Pacific strategy. He discussed ICANN's commitment to a change in emphasis that will involve embracing the Asia Pacific community and inviting its members to participate fully in policy making activities. He also underlined the importance of a multi-stakeholder model for Internet Governance.
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.
(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.
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.
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