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2017 ASEAN-Korea Youth Network Workshop: Malaysia Program

▲ Group Photo | Kuala Lumpur International Airport

▲ Group Photo for Opening Ceremony | Melaka, Malaysia

Jointly hosted with the International Youth Centre (IYC) of Malaysia, the ASEAN-Korea Centre organized the Malaysia Program of the 2017 ASEAN-Korea Youth Network Workshop during 8-12 July in Melaka, Putrajaya, and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

20 Korean students who were chosen as Youth Ambassadors to play a bridging role between participants from ASEAN and Korea, as well as 20 ASEAN students engaged in activities related to the theme such as tree-planting in Melaka, visit to the Melaka World Solar Valley, and cultural experiences and city exploration in support of the Ministry of Tourism and Culture (MOTAC) of Malaysia.

▲ Opening Ceremony | Melaka, Malaysia

▲ Team-building Activities | Melaka, Malaysia

▲ Lecture | Hotel Ramada Plaza, Melaka, Malaysia

▲ CSR Activities | Melaka River, Melaka, Malaysia

▲ Tree-planting Activities | Melaka River, Melaka, Malaysia

▲ Cultural Activities | Melaka, Malaysia

▲ Site-visits | World Solar Valley, Melaka, Malaysia

▲ Historical Site-visits | A’Famosa TLDM Museum, Melaka, Malaysia

▲ Agro-Challenge Activities | Warisan Park, Putrajaya, Malaysia

▲ Site-visit | Putrajaya City Hall, Putrajaya, Malaysia

Participants presented a ‘City Project Proposal’ that is feasible to overcome various issues in existing cities and come up with new ideas in line with environmentally sustainable cities. Proposals were evaluated and awarded in the Closing Ceremony.

▲ Team-mission Presentation | Putrajaya, Malaysia

▲ Awarding Ceremony | Putrajaya, Malaysia

▲ Group Photo | Putrajaya, Malaysia

In addition, on the last day of the program, the participating youth was given an opportunity to meet Yu Hyun-seok, Ambassador of the ROK to Malaysia, for an in-depth conversation on visions of ASEAN and ASEAN-Korea relations.

▲ Visit to Korean Embassy in Malaysia | Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

▲ City Exploration | Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Workshop offered a special opportunity for the ASEAN and Korean youth to learn the issue of environmentally sustainable cities via a variety of activities, as well as to forge a long-lasting friendship.

▲ Group Photo | International Youth Centre, Putrajaya, Malaysia

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