| HAJ |
A DELEGATION from Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) was recently in Indonesia to participate in the Asean Youth Cultural Forum (AYCF) 2014, organised by the Asean University Network (AUN) on September 8-11.
Universitas Indonesia hosted the 12th Asean and 2nd Asean+3 Youth Cultural Forum, which was themed “Welcoming Asean Community through Cultural Diversity”.
UBD Assistant ECA Officer Haji Mohamed Ramli Bin Haji Jumat led the delegation of four students.
During the four-day event, the Brunei delegation along with its Asean counterparts participate in various cultural activities that included performances, field trip to places of interest as well as a workshop on “Angklung”, a musical instrument from Indonesia.
The objectives of the forum are to bind ties among Asean youth through cultural activities and strengthen friendship, mutual understanding and collaboration among the youth of Asean+3 countries.
It also highlighted the uniqueness and identity in the effort to preserve and promote the cultures of the participating countries.