SEAMEO CHAT is an organ of the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO) and acts as a centre for history and tradition of Southeast Asian countries. It aims to develop a greater regional identity through research, human resource development, education and linkages. Activities include:
raising public awareness in the three levels of education - basic education, higher education and continuing education for the community
developing educational curricula and programmes to meet the challenges of the contemporary situation
enhancing cooperation by developing linkages and networks among relevant institutions and agencies
establishing a resource centre and databases, and to facilitate the dissemination and exchange of information among Southeast Asian countries
The website contains some information about the current programs, ongoing projects as well as conferences and events taking place.