SFA Locsin to participate in the 54th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting, Related Meetings

PASAY CITY, 29 July 2021 – Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro L. Locsin, Jr. will participate in the 54th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM) and Related Meetings to be held virtually on 02-06 August 2021.

The Foreign Ministers are expected to discuss pandemic response and recovery, and other international and regional issues.

Secretary Locsin will raise Philippine priorities in ASEAN such as equitable access to vaccines, pandemic recovery, and the South China Sea issue, among others, in these Foreign Minister-level meetings.

Apart from the 54th AMM, the other Foreign Minister-level meetings are: ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting Interface with ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights Representatives, Meeting of the Southeast Asia Nuclear Weapon-Free Zone Commission, 23rd ASEAN Political-Security Community Council Meeting, 29th ASEAN Coordinating Council Meeting, Post Ministerial Conferences with Dialogue Partners, 22nd ASEAN Plus Three Foreign Ministers’ Meeting, 11th East Asia Summit Foreign Ministers’ Meeting, and 28th ASEAN Regional Forum. END