That program recently announced its first award recipients, with seven people from ASEAN countries coming to the U.S. The Visiting Scholars’ areas of research include climate change, food security, public health, U.S.-ASEAN political relations, monetary policy, and law.
U.S. Ambassador to ASEAN David L. Carden said: “The scholars’ projects are great representations of ongoing areas of focus in ASEAN, and we wish them well in their research at universities in the United States.”
The first 7 Visiting Scholars in this program coming to the U.S. are: