Competitive Regional Security Architecture and the Value of ASEM

Ren Yuanzhe

In this article the author claims that it is critical to understand the current regional security architecture and explore the value of ASEM as an interregional mechanism. He stresses that ASEN’s position in the regional security architecture is being increasingly constrained, whilst the importance of ASEM and China’s position are rising.

Germany and ASEM – Engagement and Expectations

Mark Hauptmann

In this article the author argues why Germany needs to reinforce its relations to Asia in order to keep pace in this rapidly changing world. He claims that bilateral partnership is not enough and that there is potential for enhanced institutionalized cooperation.

Introduction to Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM)

Chheang Vannarith

The article provides an introduction to the publication "Cambodia's ASEM Chairmanship 2020. Small Country with Big Tasks.".

Is Europe’s Future in Asia?

The Asia-Europe Meeting as an Instrument of the Rules-Based Multilateral Order

The world order as we have known it for decades is in turmoil. Countries in Europe and Asia in particular have been profiting from the rules-based multilateral order which provided them with security and allowed them to prosper. Therefore, they are strongly affected by the current volatility. Instead of relying on other powers, countries in both regions should work together and proactively shape the future of multilateralism through the Asia-Europe Meeting.

Prospect of ASEM: A Bet on EU and ASEAN as possible pillars in Asian (Maritime) Security

Pierre Ferrebeuf & Dr Eric Frécon

In this article the authors argue that there has always been an underestimated legitimacy for the EU to be an actor in Asian security. Asserting that the EU has now the opportunity to take advantage of a new context, if it will take to deepen first initiatives and finding new paths towards close cooperation.

Prospects on Cambodia’s Chairmanship of ASEM Summit 2020

Dr. Sok Siphana

In this article the author outlines the importance and expectations that come with hosting ASEM 2020 in Cambodia. He lists the benefits that ASEM holds for the country and why it is an important opportunity. Furthermore, he asks the question on what lies ahead leading to the Summit, since a lot of things are happening in the world at the present moment, such as growing economic uncertainties and destabilizing factors.

Cambodia´s ASEM Chairmanship 2020

Small Country with Big Tasks

The Asia-Europe Meeting 2020 will be hold in Cambodia. This is reason enough for the Asian Vision Institute and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Cambodia to assemble the book "Cambodia´s ASEM Chairmanship 2020. Small Country with Big Tasks. In 10 chapters you can learn more about the event itself, the current political, economic and cultural context as well as specific issues, like security politics.

Scaling up access to renewable energy financing in Cambodia

Case Study Analysis for Small and Medium Agri-Food Businesses

The purpose of this research is to provide an evidence-based assessment of Renewable Energy adoption by small and medium agri-food businesses and farms in Cambodia in order to offer recommendations for Financial Institutions on the key entry points into Renewable Energy financing and appropriate business models to match these entry points.

Kambodschanische Identität im Fokus

Vergangenheit, Gegenwart und Zukunft

In diesem Länderbericht geht der Autor der Frage nach der kambodschanischen nationalen Identität nach - Was bedeutet es heute Kambodschaner zu sein?

Cambodia's Women Leaders

21 Stories of Grit and Resilience

Das Buch porträtiert 21 kambodschanische Frauen im Interviewstil aus Politik, Wirtschaft und Zivilgesellschaft. Der Launch fand am 27.04.2019 in Phnom Penh statt.