Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) - Harlem Désir’s participation in the 12th ministerial meeting (Luxembourg, November 5, 2015)


Harlem Désir, Minister of State for European Affairs, will today participate in the ASEM Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Luxembourg.

Launched in Bangkok in 1996 following an initiative by France and Singapore, this forum helps strengthen the political partnership between our continents.

With a few weeks left until the Paris Climate Conference, this meeting will notably be devoted to the fight against climate disruption and the challenges related to cooperation between Europe and Asia.

The next ASEM Summit of Heads of State and Government will take place in Mongolia from July 15 to 16, 2016.