is an association created in 2001 as an official and regular dialogue forum between countries from East Asia and LAC, although its origins can be traced back to 1999, when the East Asia-Latin America Forum of Senior Officials' Meeting was held in Singapore.
Although there are processes of rapprochement between the two regions--the main one is the Forum for East Asia Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC
)--, economic interdependence remains weak and there are profound differences in the ways of understanding cooperation.
El ministro de Relaciones Exteriores de Indonesia, Marty Natalegawa, aseguro que Fealac
puede ayudar a generar <<un gran cambio de la geopolitica y geoeconomia>>.
Como parte de sus contribuciones al Foro, en marzo de 2012 el gobierno coreano reunio representantes de la mayoria de los paises para el ejercicio prospectivo llamado Grupo Vision, que anticipa escenarios sobre los cuales puede incidir FOCALAE (FEALAC
Chile and Singapore have worked together to promote FEALAC
or the Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation.
The Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC
) is expected to give more attention to political issues this time than it did at its inaugural meeting in Chile in March 2001, where ministers focused on economic and cultural cooperation.
Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC
) spokesman George Reyes said the ministers will give more attention this time to political issues than they did at their last meeting in Chile in March 2001, at which time FEALAC
framework documents were drawn up and statements issued that focused on economic and cultural cooperation.
The 9th Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC
) Cyber Secretariat Workshop and Coordination Meeting will take place in Seoul from March 26 until 27, with delegations from 31 East Asian and Latin American member states in attendance.
Another framework that finds us united with the Philippines in our joint cooperation is FOCALAE (FEALAC
Moreover, the two sides highlighted the continuous mutual support and cooperation within the framework of the United Nations and other international organizations, and noted the willingness to actively collaborate in the scope of regional and multilateral cooperation such as the Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC
Being neighbors in the Pacific Rim, the two countries are closely working with each other as members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and the Forum for East Asia Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC
New Zealand took seriously its participation in trans-Pacific forums such as APEC and FEALAC
. Finally, global production and consumption trends presented new and exciting opportunities for New Zealand and Latin American trading partners to maximise their joint comparative advantage.