Over 240 students get to know Asean

|     Ishan Ibrahim     |

THE Information Department, through its International Affairs Unit as the secretariat for the Sub-Committee on Information (SCI) of the Asean Committee on Culture and Information (Asean-COCI) organised a ‘Get To Know Asean’ roadshow at Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Secondary School (SMYSHHB) yesterday.

The event was attended by Chong Li Chen, Principal of SMYSHHB; Noorhaizamdin bin Haji Mohd Mosbi, Chief Executive Officer of YSHHB School; deputy principal, teachers and staff of the school.

Among the 241 students who attended the event were Pengiran Anak ‘Abdul Muta’ali Haziq Hamidullah bin Pengiran Anak Haji Abdul ‘Ali Yil-Kabier and Pengiran Anak Nur Aabidah Syifa binti Pengiran Anak Haji Mohammed Al-Mokhtar, from Year 7 of SMYSHHB.

The students were from Year 7, Year 8 and Year 9. They also participated in an Asean quiz conducted by the Information Department.

Mufidah binti Haji Abdul Hakim, Information Officer, Head of the International Affairs Unit, Information Department, delivered the talk on Asean.

The roadshow served to raise awareness on the Asean Community and create a sense of belonging among secondary school students in line with the Asean motto ‘One Vision, One Identity, One Community’.

Pengiran Anak ‘Abdul Muta’ali Haziq Hamidullah bin Pengiran Anak Haji Abdul ‘Ali Yil-Kabier
Pengiran Nur Aabidah Syifa binti Pengiran Anak Haji Mohammed Al-Mokhtar. – PHOTOS: ISHAN IBRAHIM