The LSESU ASEAN Society brings together LSE students all across the ASEAN countries - come to make friends, discuss current issues, and have fun! We celebrate the very best things about ASEAN, aiming to enrich the way you engage with and debate about the issues surrounding the region.
Due to our numerous successful projects, it's awarded Best New Society for AY 2015-16 by the Student Union! We have also attained both the Bronze and Silver STAR Awards!
The society was founded on a set of aims:
a. Foster an academic and learning environment focused on research and intellectual debate of issues related to the people, politics, trade, economics, environment, culture, and other aspects concerning ASEAN and the ASEAN member states;
b. Facilitate the exchange of ideas to stimulate intellectual curiosity and debate on ASEAN, the ASEAN member states, and its concerns;
c. Bring together people from the ASEAN community, as well as others interested in ASEAN related issues, and promote better engagement and foster a greater sense of affinity to the region;
d. Promote the culture within ASEAN and ASEAN member states among members and the public;
e. Conduct events, activities, projects, and programs related to the promotion of interest on the ASEAN and ASEAN member states.