London, United Kingdom – About 300 guests joined the first-ever ASEAN Family Day to be held in the United Kingdom on 20 August. The ASEAN London Committee (ALC) organised the event in conjunction with the 49th ASEAN Day Celebration.
The event celebrated the different culture, talents and food over a day of fun and games. It brought together diplomats and staffs from all of the 10 ASEAN countries’ missions to the UK as well as their families. Guests from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Asia House and also attended the event.
Next year’s celebration is planned to be a bigger and larger socio-cultural event that will be open to the UK public to celebrate ASEAN’s 50th anniversary.