Model G20 – Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting (Model G20 FMCBG Meeting) 15-16 September 2022

As a key international forum for global economic cooperation, the G20 brings together the finance ministers and central bank governors of the world’s 20 largest economies in Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (FMCBG) meetings. At a time of immense global economic uncertainty and geopolitical instability, the G20 has never been more important as a forum to help address the shared challenges in our region and the global economy.

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Youth Voice for ASEAN-China Cooperation | Writing Competition & Policy Lab

In the latest ASEAN-China Special Summit in November 2021, President Xi Jinping announced China-ASEAN Comprehensive Strategic Partnership (CSP) – calling it “a new milestone” in the history of the relations, and that it will inject new impetus into peace, stability, prosperity and development of the region and the world.In light of that, FPCI together with the Mission of the People’s Republic of China to ASEAN initiates “Youth Voice for ASEAN-China Cooperation” – a program in which 20 winners of a region-wide essay writing competition will be able to participate in an exclusive two days policy lab to produce a policy recommendation that will be handed to the Chinese government and the ASEAN Secretariat.

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ASEAN-China Survey 2022: “Managing Cooperation Amidst Geopolitical Tension”

After 30 years of cooperation, ASEAN-China relations have deepened further through the newly announced Comprehensive Strategic Partnership (CSP). However, ongoing geopolitical tensions (e.g. the Russia-Ukraine war) have posed a challenge to the partnership. These issues raise some questions for China and Southeast Asia – how does geopolitical uncertainty influence ASEAN-China relations? What does the CSP mean for Southeast Asia? And most importantly, what do Southeast Asians think on this matter? Those three questions are what FPCI aims to uncover.

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