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SOURCE: Press and Public Affairs Bureau


Connecting ASEAN Parliaments

21 April 2017 03:02:13 PM

Bernard Agawin (below, right), ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) Regional Expert and Technical Assistance Coordinator, presented an overview of AIPA Connect to senior officials of the House of Representatives Secretariat during the AIPA Connect Road Show Meeting last April 18, 2017. AIPA Connect is a web-based knowledge and information-sharing portal or intranet among various user groups or Community of Practice within the national secretariats of AIPA member-parliaments. It aims to enable users to learn from each other, facilitate their lines of communication, and help achieve the goals of AIPA. The portal's features and functions are the Document Library, AIPApedia, Calendars and Events, People Directory, Discussion Forum, and Help Desk Ticketing System. House Information and Communications Technology Service (ICTS) Director II Angeline Garcia gave an update on the implementation of the AIPA Connect at the House. The meeting was conducted under the auspices of the AIPA Secretariat (based in Indonesia) and the German Cooperation Deutsche Zusammenarbeit through the Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit. / DDJP/GE/AIPA SECRETARIAT INDONESIA