Cambodia Confident to Host EAS Conference on Maritime Security Cooperation

Cambodia is confident to productively host the 7th East Asia Summit Conference on Maritime Security Cooperation 2021, themed “Creating a New Decade for the Well-Being of Human, Ocean and Economy” from Dec. 1-2 in Preah Sihanouk province.

This will be Cambodia’s first time to host the event since it became a member of the Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA) in 1994.

The conference will mainly engaged prominent speakers on development, conservation, sustainable marine management, green economy management and scientific research.

It also includes the ministerial forum to map out marine conservation and development, taking into account the well-being of the oceans, people and economy from 2021 to 2030; and the action planning for the sub-national administrations of the member countries.

The East Asia Summit Conference on Maritime Security Cooperation takes place every three years with the participation from the eleven country partners, including Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Japan, Lao PDR, North Korea, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam as well as many partner organisations.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press