Asia-Middle East Dialogue (AMED)
Singapore hosted AMED I from 20-22 June 2005 at the Shangri-La Hotel. The theme was “Common Interests and Common Challenges”.
Egypt hosted AMED II from 5-6 April 2008 in Sharm El-Sheikh. The theme was “Partnership in Action Towards a Better Future”. Click here to visit the AMED II website.
Thailand hosted AMED III from 15 - 16 December 2010 in Bangkok. The theme was "Strengthening Cooperation towards Common Prosperity". Click here to look at the Chairman's Report.
"AMED can become a new partnership of Asian and Middle Eastern countries working together to overcome trans-boundary challenges like energy security, climate change, religious conflict, international terrorism, maritime security and pandemics."
Mr George Yeo, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Singapore, at the AMED II meeting in Sharm El Sheikh in April 2008.