Brunei Darussalam is hosting several ASEAN Meetings at senior officials level and a regional forum related to women affairs starting from Monday until this Saturday. The regional meetings and forum are hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports as national focal point for ASEAN Committee of Women. The meeting session began with the 19th ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children, ACWC.
The meeting was chaired by Mr Wanchai Roujanavong as the Chairman of ACWC. Brunei Darussalam was represented by Dato Paduka Doctor Junaidi bin Haji Abdul Rahman as the Commissioner of ACWC for Children affairs and Dayang Hajah Normah Suria Hayati binti Pehin Jawatan Dalam Seri Maharaja Dato Seri Utama Doctor Haji Awang Muhammad Jamil Al-Sufri as the Commissioner of ACWC for Women affairs. Among the agenda of the meeting was the implementation of ACWC Working Plan 2016-2020 as well as collaboration projects between ACWC and related international bodies.
Source: Radio Television Brunei