The 13th ASEAN-China Forum on Social Development and Poverty Reduction ASEAN-China Cooperation on Poverty Reduction towards SDGs

Background and Objectives

The ASEAN-China Forum on Social Development and Poverty Reduction has been held for

12 consecutive years. The Forum aims to provide a sound platform for China and the ASEAN

members to exchange views on common concerns, explore ways to narrow development

gaps, and share best practices to achieve harmonious development based on mutual

benefits and win-win spirit. Moreover, field visits are arranged for participants to better

understand these best practices and inspire their own undertakings.

The objectives of this year’s forum are:

To share best practices of China and the ASEAN Member States on rural vitalization and

poverty reduction, linkages between rural and urban poverty and innovation for poverty

reduction; to discuss ways of enhancing poverty reduction partnerships to realize the SDGs

in the region.


Schedule

2019-06-24

09:00-17:30

Arrival of participants to the China-Japan-ROK Workshop

2019-06-25

09:00-17:30

Workshop on China-Japan-Korea Rural Vitalization Experiences:

Implications for ASEAN Countries

Arrival of participants to the 13 th ASEAN-China Forum


2019-06-26

08:00-08:50

Registration

09:00-10:30

Opening Ceremony

Moderator: Mr. FANG Chunming, Vice Chairman, the People’s

Government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China

Welcome Remarks:

1. H.E. Mr. CHEN Zhigang, Vice Minister, the State Council

Leading Group Office of Poverty Alleviation and Development of

China (LGOP)

2. H.E. Dr. OUK Rabun, Minister of Rural Development, Cambodia

3. H.E. Mr. CHEN Wu, Chairman, the People’s Government of

Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China

4. H.E. Mr. Atty. Noel K. Felongco, Secretary/Lead Convenor of the

National Anti-poverty Commission of the Philippines

5. H.E. Mr. Thongphat Vongmany, Vice Minister of Ministry of

Agriculture and Forestry, Lao PDR

6. H.E. Mr. Kung Phoak, Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN

7. Ms. JIANG Qin, Minister Counselor, Mission of the PRC to

ASEAN


10:30-11:00

Coffee Break

11:00-12:30

Moderator: Mr. Miguel Musngi, Senior Officer, Poverty Eradication and

Gender Division, ASEAN Secretariat

Presentations (15 minutes each):

1. China’s Targeted Poverty Reduction

Mr. WU Min, Deputy Director General of General Affairs

Department, the State Council Leading Group Office of Poverty

Alleviation and Development of China (LGOP)

2. Regional Cooperation for Poverty Reduction

Mr. Devanand Ramiah, Deputy Resident Representative, UNDP

China

3. China-ASEAN  Poverty  Reduction  Cooperation:  the

Village-level Pilot Project of East Asia Poverty Reduction

Cooperation in Lao PDR

Mr.  Khamouane  Khamphoukeo,  Department  of  Rural

Development and Cooperatives, Ministry of Agriculture and

Forestry, Lao PDR

4. The Value of China’s New Poverty Alleviation Practices to

ASEAN Countries

Prof. Dr. LI Xiaoyun, Honorable Dean of China Institute for

South-South Cooperation in Agriculture (CISSCA)

Q&A


12:30-13:30

Lunch

14:00-15:50

Session 2 – Towards the SDGs: Poverty Reduction Practices of

China and ASEAN Countries

Moderator: Dr. TAN Weiping, Deputy Director General, International

Poverty Reduction Center in China (IPRCC)

Country Presentations (15 minutes each):

1. Country Presentation of Cambodia

Mr. Chreay Pom, Director General of Technical Affairs, Ministry

of Rural Development, Cambodia

2. Country Presentation of Indonesia

Mrs. Harlina Sulistyorini, Director General, Directorate General

of Rural Area Development, Ministry of Village, Development of

Disadvantaged Region, and Transmigration, Indonesia

3. Country Presentation of Malaysia

Mr. Mazwan bin Abdul Manan, Principal Assistant Secretary,

Ministry of Rural Development, Malaysia

4. Country Presentation of Myanmar

Mr.  Win Min Oo , Deputy Director, Department of Rural

Development, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation,

Myanmar

Q&A


15:50-16:10

Coffee Break

16:10-18:00

Session 2 – Towards the SDGs: Poverty Reduction Practices of

China and ASEAN Countries (continued)

Moderator: Dr. TAN Weiping, Deputy Director General, International

Poverty Reduction Center in China (IPRCC)

Country Presentations (15 minutes each):

1. Country Presentation of the Philippines

Mr. Elias C. Labro, Jr., Head Executive Assistant/Chief of Staff,

National Anti-Poverty Commission, the Philippines

2. Country Presentation of Singapore

Mr. Shin Yong Wong, Senior Assistant Director, Customer and

International Relations Division, Ministry of Social and Family

Development, Singapore

3. Country Presentation of Thailand

Ms. Pattaraporn Isarangkura Na Ayuthaya, Plan and Policy

Analyst, Ministry of Interior, Thailand

4. China’s Targeted Poverty Alleviation Practices

Mr. ZHU Youkui, Deputy Director General, Poverty Alleviation

Office of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

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Q&A


18:30-20:00

Welcome Dinner

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