the presentation of country papers, and the discussion of contemporary and relevant issues in the Asia Pacific region
the exchange of information on activities and programs, and
shaping collaborative research undertakings among member institutions.
The conference usually features a chosen topic of regional importance in a main symposium, as well as side panel discussions or special lectures/meetings on other pertinent issues.
AASSREC is a member of:
The International Social Science Council (ISSC) is an international non-profit-making scientific organisation with headquarters at UNESCO House in Paris. It is the primary international body representing the social and behavioural sciences at a global level.