01 Jul 2011

ASEAN Affairs Office, Republic of the Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs

The Office of ASEAN Affairs serves as the ASEAN National Secretariat of the Philippines. It organizes and implements ASEAN related activities at the country level.

The Office of ASEAN Affairs is responsible for Philippine participation in ASEAN affairs, provides policy guidance and staff support in negotiations, coordination, supervision, monitoring , integration, reporting and operations of the national government in ASEAN.

It is divided into five divisions:

  1. Policy Development

  2. Political Cooperation

  3. Culture and Information

  4. Functional Cooperation

  5. Economic Cooperation