Vision & Mission


Vision of CAS, Center for ASEAN Studies, is to become one of the most respected research centers on ASEAN in Cambodia and the region. Meanwhile, CAS supports ASEAN community building.


To contribute to human, overall development and integration of ASEAN through building, networking and cooperating with vibrant research communities, capacity building, producing strategic and policy research papers and disseminating substantively theoretical and empirical knowledge.


To build capacity and raise awareness of students, undergraduates, graduates, professional researchers and the public about ASEAN through research trainings, competitions, seminar series, public workshops and dialogues.

To deliver a sustainable academic contribution by fostering exchanges among researchers and students across the globe and studies abroad by building academic networks and cooperating with various academic institutions.

To become a dynamic think-tank in the region by mobilizing scholars from different fields to produce strategic and policy research papers, articles and journals with very high quality and disseminating to the public.