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11th Session of the Regional Committee on the Recognition of Studies, Diplomas and Degrees in Higher Education in Asia and the Pacific in Conjunction with the Expert Seminar on the National Information Centers

Co‐organized by UNESCO Bangkok, Korean Council for University Education (KCUE) and Ministry of Education, Science and Technology of the Republic of Korea 

23-24 May 2012, Seoul, Republic of Korea 

About the meeting

Final report on the 11th Session (pdf, 580kb)

Information Note (pdf, 230kb)

Programme (pdf, 360kb)

Documents and slides

11th Session of the Regional Committee (1st day)

Opening of the Chairperson of 10th Session, Ms. Margaret Proctor, (pdf, 900kb)

Overview of the Revised Regional Convention, Mr. Tony Davies, Member of Working Group for the revision of the Asia-Pacific Convention (pdf, 640kb)

Presentation on case of Lisbon Convention, Mr. Yves E. Beaudin, Education Consultant, Canada (pdf, 300kb)

Presentation of Country Reports: The Trends and Issues of Recognition of Foreign Degrees and Challenges to Ratifying the Convention 

State Parties 

  • China (pdf, 230kb)   

  • Nepal (pdf, 240kb)   

  • Korea (pdf, 310kb)   

Non-State Parties 

  • Fiji (pdf, 510kb)   

  • Japan (pdf, 280kb)   

  • Tonga (pdf, 440kb)   

Expert Seminar on the Establishment and Network of the National Information Centers  (2nd day) 

Networking of National Information Centers: Experiences and Challenges  


Cases of the NIC in Asia and the Pacific: Current Situation and the Way Forward  

  • Australia, Ms. Margaret Proctor (pdf, 470kb) 

  • The Philippines, Ms. Ethel Agnes P. Valenzuela, Head, SEAMEO INNOTECH/UNESCO Philippines (pdf, 900kb) 

  • Republic of Korea, Mr. Jang Wan Ko, Professor, SungKyunKwan University (pdf, 190kb)

  • Indonesia, Mr. Prof. Ir. Nizam, M.Sc, Ph.D, Secretary, Board of Higher Education, Ministry of National Education (pdf, 900kb)