15th Steering Committee Meeting of ARMAC

30 Mar

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15th Steering Committee Meeting

On 30 March 2021, the ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center (ARMAC) convened its 15th Steering Committee Meeting in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The meeting was chaired by H.E. Mr. Pengiran Kasmirhan Pengiran Tahir, Ambassador of Brunei Darussalam to the Kingdom of Cambodia. Ambassadors and representatives from the ten ASEAN Member States (AMS), ARMAC’s Executive Director, and the Permanent Secretariat (PS) attended the meeting in person and online. The 15th SCM is the first Meeting under Brunei Darussalam’s Chairmanship.

The meeting provided an update of ARMAC’s project pipeline, and operational budget with the view of moving toward financial sustainability. The meeting discussed the way forward for the implementation of the anticipated Friends of ARMAC event and other ongoing projects, as well as status of AMS contributions.

In closing, H.E. Tahir conveyed his appreciation to the SC Members for their inputs and continued support and cooperation to ARMAC. He also commended ARMAC PS for putting in safety measures to organize this meeting amidst the pandemic situation in Cambodia.

(ARMAC, 30 March 2021)


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