ASEAN @ 46 commemorated in Berne
commemoration of the 46th Anniversary of the founding of ASEAN,
the 7 Heads of the ASEAN-member states accredited to Switzerland:
Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand and
Vietnam, hosted an ASEAN Family Day on 21 September 2013.
The celebration, which was attended by Swiss government officials and
other diplomats in Berne, showcased and highlighted ASEAN solidarity,
culture and cuisine. The family day is part of the ASEAN
embassies’ program to promote ASEAN awareness among the Swiss people.
Heads of seven (7)ASEAN-member states in Switzerland;
second from right: Amb. Leslie J. Baja
Philippine cultural contribution - songs entitled “Pagbabalik” and “Manila”
"Team Berne at the Chancery with Philippine and ASEAN flags".