During a business trip to An Giang, Vietnam, Dr. Jesus Fernadez, Deputy Director of SEAMEO Biotrop, paid a visit to and worked with SEAMEO CELLL's Board of Directors at the centre’s head office in Ho Chi Minh City on 19 November, 2013.
This was the second time this year Dr. Fernadez had visited and worked with SEAMEO CELLL. As on the first visit, Dr. Dernadez continued sharing experience of organizing its first governing board meeting with particular focus on the techniques of creating a Five Year Development Plan, which is considered the most important document at SEAMEO CELLL’s first Governing Board meeting, expected to be held in the third quarter of 2014.
The meeting with Dr. Fernadez was attended by the Board of Directors, Research and Training Manager, and International Cooperation Manager.
On 15 November, 2013, the President of SEAMEC, doubling as the Minister of Education and Training of Vietnam, signed the approval decision appointing Dr. Ella Yulaelawati Rumindasari as a member of SEAMEO CELLL Governing Board, representing Indonesia. Dr. Ella Yulaelawati Rumindasari is working at the Department of Informal and Non-formal Education of the Ministry of Education and Culture of Indonesia. Dr. Ella Yulaelawati Rumindarasi’s term of office is from 21 October 2013 to 20 October 2006.
Up to this day, SEAMEO CELLL Governing Board has 8/11 members. They are: