The 33rd ASEF Board of Governors’ Meeting took place on 3-4 December 2015 in Singapore. ASEF Governors or their authorised representatives gathered to review ASEF’s developments and accomplishments in the year 2015, as well as its finances and human resources. They also approved new projects and the budget for 2016 proposed by ASEF Management, and made recommendations on ASEF’s work plan for the coming year.
The Vice-Chairperson of the Board for 2015, ASEF Governor for India, High Commissioner Vijay Thakur SINGH, became the Chairperson of the Board for 2016, succeeding ASEF’s Governor for France, Ambassador Claude BLANCHEMAISON. The ASEF Governor for Finland, Ms Eva BIAUDET, was elected as the Vice-Chairperson of the Board for 2016.
Prior to the Board Meeting, the ASEF Finance & Audit Committee, the Task Force for ASEF’s Funding Mechanism Review, and the ASEF Executive Committee convened on 1-2 December 2015.