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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania hosted the 26th ASEF Board of Governors Meeting. The meeting took place in Vilnius, Lithuania on 12-13 May 2011.

The Board of Governors (BOG) is responsible for reviewing ASEF's strategies and policies to ensure its alignment with ASEM priorities. It is also responsible for the finance and management, as well as for the approval of ASEF's projects.

Within the BOG, members of the Finance & Audit Committee (FAC) and the Executive Committee (ExCo) also met in Vilnius on 10 May 2011 and 11 May 2011 respectively.

In conjunction with the 26th BOG Meeting, the Asia-Europe Dialogue: "Demographic changes in Asia and Europe: Challenges forthe Youth" was held. This dialogue was organised by ASEF in partnership with Mykolas Romeris University and the ASEF University Alumni Network (ASEFUAN).