News Release

From the Presidential Spokesperson – On ASEAN-EAS Summit


We wish to inform that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte as Chair of the ASEAN-East Summit cited the effects of migration, environmental degradation and armed conflict in the region have global repercussions. These include the impact of climate change and the spread of terrorism and violent extremism.

PRRD likewise discussed the East Asia Summit with ASEAN as a mechanism by which strategic dialogues and cooperation could be established at the highest level.