ASEAN Centre in MGIMO-University the MFA of Russia


Plenary Session on ASEAN-Russia Relations at MUNRFE

Plenary Session on ASEAN-Russia Relations at MUNRFE


On December 3 Model United Nations of the Russian Far East (MUNRFE), a student organization at the Far Eastern Federal University, together with the ASEAN Centre, MGIMO University, held a plenary session as part of the annual convention of the MUNRFE. Dr. Ekaterina Koldunova, ASEAN Centre Acting Director, moderated the discussion.

The session was dedicated to the outcome of the IV ASEAN-Russia Summit. The welcoming address was given by Evgeny Vlasov, Vice-Rector for International Affairs of the Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU).

Among the session speakers were: Mr. Nikita Kondratyev, Head of the Division of Multilateral Economic Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific, Department of Multilateral Cooperation and Special Projects, Ministry of Economic Development of Russia; Mr. Teoh Seng Lee, Honourary Council of Russia in Penang, Malaysia; Dr. Carlos Tabunda, Dean of School of International Relations, New Era University (the Philippines); Ms. Joanne Lin Weiling, Lead Researcher, ASEAN Studies Centre, Yosuf Ishak Institute (Singapore); and Daniyar Akkaziev, CEO, Russia-ASEAN Business Council (Russia).