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2021 ASEAN-Korea Youth Summit


THEME Inclusion and integration for the ASEAN-Korea Community
SLOGAN 'Connected Us, Beyond the Future'
Topic 1 The Coexistence between Humans and Nature : Action Plans for Carbon Neutrality Towards Environmental Sustainability
Topic 2 The Development of an ‘Untact(Contact-free)’ Society and the Changes in Youths’ Lives after the COVID-19 Pandemic
Topic 3 Coexistence and Inclusion of People from Different Socioeconomic Classes and Status for Communal Values
Topic 4 Inequality Reduction across Various Media Platforms: Towards Digital Inclusion
Topic 5 Social Inclusion and Expansion of Boundaries on Gender Sensitivity


8 Jul.(Thu.)/
22 Jul.(Thu.)/
29 Jul.(Thu.)/
5 Aug.(Thu.)
TBD - Online Pre-discussions
- Pre-assignments
- Online Exchange Activities
DAY 110 Aug. (Tue.) 14:00-14:40 - Opening Ceremony
14:50-15:30 - Keynote Speech
16:00-18:00 - Discussion by Each NationⅠ
DAY 211 Aug. (Wed.) 11:00-13:00 - Discussion by Each Group
14:00-16:00 - Draft of Recommendation Proposals by Each Topic
16:00-18:00 - Discussion by Each NationⅡ
DAY 3 12 Aug. (Thu.) 11:00-13:00 - SummitⅠ(Presentation by Each Nation)
15:00-17:00 - SummitⅡ (Presentation by Each Topic)
17:00-18:00 - SummitⅢ (Recommendation Adoption)
DAY 4 13 Aug. (Fri.) 11:00-13:00 - Networking Program
14:30-15:10 - Closing Ceremony

※ Time : GMT+9 (time zone in the ROK)
※ The schedule is subject to change.

Linked Program

Character Design Contest

  • Acceptance Period

    6 (Thu.) ~ 23 (Sun.) May 2021

  • Result Announcement

    28 May 2021 (Fri.)

  • Number of Applicants

    Total of 38 teams (26 teams in Korea, 12 teams in ASEAN nations)

  • Description

    A character design contest was held to create and utilize mascots symbolizing the ASEAN-Korea Youth Summit.
    "HANA" by Minjung Kim, who added original designs along with the meaning of the event, was selected as the grand prize winner.
    Detailed information on HANA can be found in the ‘Summit Mascot (Hana)’ tap of the Top Menu.

Voice of ASEAN-KOREAN Youths

  • Date

    Total 4 times (27 May 2021, 3 August 2021, 16 September 2021, 6 December 2021)

  • Number of Participants

    A total of 160 participants

  • Description

    We have provided opportunities for Summit participants and teenagers who don’t participate in Summit to listen to expert lectures and discuss them.

Speaker Position Theme
1st Kounila Keo(Cambodia) The founder of ‘’ The path to an inclusive world is digital: A social media perspective
2nd Jaewon Lee(Korea) Director of Milk for Lao Global Village: Living Well Together
3rd Marinel Ubaldo(Philippines) Advocate for Climate Justice and the Environment We Take the Lead on Climate Change!
4th Jayren Teo(Singapore) Co-Chairman and President of ASEAN Youth Organization* Youth Empowerment for a Better Society

Bridging Program

  • Date

    13 November 2021 (Saturday)

  • Number of Participants

    55 participants (15 Teams)

  • Description

    Based on the 2021 ASEAN-Korea Youth Summit Recommendation, 55 Summit participants participated in the Bridging Program.
    Participants planned “Good Action Challenge” campaign and announced the results. These helped participants reaffirm the meaning of the Summit’s main theme.
    In addition, “Bingo Challenge” was organized for ordinary people to promote the meaning of the Summit’s main theme.
    and the award ceremony took place online.

구분 Challenge Title Nation
Grand Prize SHUGAN: Peace of Mind Challenge Brunei
The Most Excellence Prize ONA: adOpting aNd Adapting Malaysia
Others Feel It Laos
Excellence Prize Every Green Helps Brunei
It’s Okay to Not Be Okay Indonesia
YouthPowerment Challenge Vietnam
Mujigae Movement Philippines