News Center -TDO-Hosted by the spouse of the Ambassador of the Philippines Ana Algabre Hernandez, the ASEAN Ambassador Spouses introductory meeting and the circle of women of ASEAN countries (ASEAN Ladies Circle) were held at One Tower Mall.
The meeting was attended by Elma Darlini Sulaiman, the spouse of the Ambassador to Brunei Darussalam, Sinta M. Iqbal, the spouse of the Ambassador to Indonesia, Ana Algabre Hernandez, the spouse of the Ambassador to the Philippines, Chew Szee Tow, the spouse of the Ambassador to Singapore, Yen Dang Kim, spouse of the ambassador of Vietnam and embassy staff of the member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations.
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES
ALC was established for the ASEAN women in TURKEY, especially in Ankara with the following objectives:
First is to promote mutual understanding, cooperation and solidarity amongst women of the ASEAN community in Ankara in particular and in the whole Turkey in general. Secondly, to encourage cultural and social exchanges between members and to disseminate information on ideals and aims of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. And lastly, to generally encourage the advancement of women and children in the ASEAN region in the fields of education, economic and social standing.
1 President: Ana Algabre Hernandez , Philippines
1 Vice President: Madame Elma / Brunei
1 Honorary Secretary : Liz / Indonesia
1 Honorary Assistant Secretary:
1 Honorary Treasurer: Yanting / Singapore
1 Honorary Assistant Treasurer:
Ordinary Committee Members (all of which shall be ambassador’s wives)
Country Coordinator (one from each of ASEAN country)