New Ventures in Regional Cooperation: Learning Program for Senior CAREC Officials

Manila, Philippines: 29-30 March 2007

The learning program was the inaugural activity of the CAREC capacity development program. It aimed to provide senior CAREC officials with

  • knowledge and perspectives on new initiatives in regional cooperation and integration, and
  • knowledge on the specific mechanisms and instruments that will transform new ideas into practice for better regional cooperation results.

The learning program was composed of two segments:

  • Macro perspectives:
    • A global view of regional cooperation and opportunities for Central Asia
    • Comparative cases on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations /Greater Mekong Subregion and the European Union
  • Special topics in regional integration:
    • Global value chains: Application of business principles and practice for CAREC
    • Public–private partnership: Concepts, principles, case studies
    • Multilateral development banks, the private sector and regional integration



Key Documents
Program Note

© Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) 2009