The Academy and its Joint Working Committee partners explore multilateral alliances by participating in multilateral networks. The Academy and the Indonesian Ministry of Research and Technology participate in a multilateral EU-funded network programme, SEA-EU-NET (2008-2012).
Seventeen EU and ASEAN member states participate in this programme.
The aim of the programme is:
- to improve bi-regional dialogue on scientific cooperation
- to increase Southeast Asian participation in EU Framework Programmes (co-funding).
Because of its success, the SEA-EU-net programme has pursued in the SEA-EU-net II programma (2012-2017).