ALA Governing Council Meeting (Hanoi, 2 – 4 June 2006)
The Meetings of the Governing Council and the Standing Committees (including the new Standing Committee on ADR) were held at the Melia Hanoi Hotel, Hanoi, Vietnam from 2 to 4 June 2006. Delegates from all 8 member countries of the ALA attended the Meetings. Delegates discussed several matters, including suggestions to enhance the ALA website and the preparations for the 9th ALA General Assembly to be held in Bangkok in November 2006. The delegates also agreed to name the song, commissioned by the national committee of the Philippines for the ALA 25th Anniversary, the ALA Anthem. All delegations expressed their appreciation for the hospitality extended by the host country, Vietnam.