ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations)
has 10 member states
, one candidate member state, and one observer state.ASEAN
was founded on 8 August 1967
with five members: Thailand
, and the Philippines
A list of member states is provided below. The members of ASEAN Plus Three
and the East Asia Summit
are also listed. Both forums are ASEAN led and meetings are held following the ASEAN Summit
Also listed are participants of the ASEAN Regional Forum
(ARF), an organization throughout the Asia-Pacific
region whose objectives are to foster dialogue and consultation, and promote confidence-building and preventive diplomacy in the region.
The ASEAN is an organization on the Southeast Asian
region that aims to accelerate economic growth, social progress, and cultural development among its members and to promote regional peace.
ASEAN member states
ASEAN candidate states
ASEAN Plus Three
The present members of ASEAN together with:
East Asia Summit
The present members of ASEAN Plus Three together with:
ASEAN Regional Forum
The ASEAN Regional Forum is an informal multilateral dialogue of 27 members that seeks to address security issues in the Asia-Pacific region.
The list includes the members of the East Asia Summit plus:
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