SEAMEO Secretariat, in collaboration with UNESCO Bangkok, Thailand, John Wiley & Sons, Singapore and SEAMEO RETRAC, organized an Experts Meeting on “The Harmonization of Higher Education and Recognition of Higher Education Qualifications in Southeast Asia” on Dec 2-3, 2019 at SEAMEO RETRAC’s premises.
The 42nd SEAMEO High Officials Meeting held during November 26-28, 2019 at the Berkeley Hotel, Pratunam, Bangkok, Thailand. The SEAMEO High Officials Meeting (HOM) is an annual high level forum whereby senior education officials review and plan the programmes and operations of the Organization. The 42nd HOM brought together 149 high-level education officials from 11 SEAMEO Member Countries, representatives from
During November 20-23, 2019, SEAMEO RETRAC conducted the annual international training course on “Capacity Building in Leadership and Management for Higher Education” at the Center’s premises. Participants of the course included 24 leaders and administrators of different higher education institutions from Cambodia, Lao PDR, and Vietnam.
SEAMEO RETRAC in collaboration with the US Consulate Ho Chi Minh City organized a training course on “Communicative Business English for Social Entrepreneurs” at the American Center Ho Chi Minh City on November 13, 2019.
From the 15th to the 18th of October, 2019, SEAMEO RETRAC organized a 4-day workshop on “Fostering Global Citizenship for Sustainable Communities in Southeast Asia”
Back to back with the Center’s 22nd Governing Board Meeting, SEAMEO RETRAC organized an educational forum on “Leading Innovation in Education: Best Practices in Southeast Asia” at Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam on September 26, 2019.
On September 26-27, 2019, SEAMEO RETRAC hosted its 22nd Governing Board Meeting in Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam. This year, attending the meeting were a representative of SEAMEO Secretariat, 05 governing board members and 04 representatives from 08 countries in Southeast Asia.
On August 15-16, 2019, in cooperation with Curtin University, Australia, the 10thAnnual International Conference on Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) “Diversification and Engagement in English Language Teaching” was held at SEAMEO Regional Training Center’s premises. The international conference on TESOL this year attracted 200 participants from different countries with 40 presentations and workshops presented by eminent researchers,
SEAMEO Regional Training Center (SEAMEO RETRAC) in collaboration with SEAMEO Secretariat organized the Regional Workshop on Southeast Asia Teachers Competency Framework, Teachers’ Satisfaction and Motivation in Southeast Asia on 18-19 April, 2019 in Ho Chi Minh City. This is an Inter-Center Collaborative Project with the sponsorship from SEAMEO associate member countries. The workshop was a forum for educators in the
On July 24th, 2018, H.E. Prof. Dr. Muhadjir Effendy, Minister of Education and Culture, Indonesia and concurrently SEAMEO Council President together with the delegation have paid a visit to SEAMEO RETRAC in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. H.E. Prof. Dr. Muhadjir Effendy highly appreciated the activities of the Center in the past, especially the training activities on leadership, education management