On 14 November 2019, AIPA Secretariat headed by the Secretary General Mrs Nguyen Tuong Van were welcomed to the headquarter of Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) in Jakarta by Prof Hidetoshi Nishimura, President of ERIA.
During the visit, Prof Nishimura conveyed the pivotal role of AIPA Member Parliaments in supporting regulatory reform in the region. The Secretary General also acknowledged and expressed her continuous support on the cooperation between ERIA and AIPA in areas of research and further joint activity in developing capacities of AIPA members. Furthermore, both sides discussed the proposal on the establishment of ‘AIPA-ERIA Joint Dialogue to Support Waste Management for Sustainable Development’.
*AIPA and ERIA have been partnered since December 2016.