Annual Information Statement 2020

Legal Name
ASEAN-Australia Strategic Youth Partnership Ltd
ABN
26631871184

About the charity

Charity size
Small
Is the charity an incorporated association?
No
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
No
Is the charity a Basic Religious Charity?
No

Charity programs

Program name
ASEAN-Australia Young Leaders Forum
Program classification
International peace and security
Program locations
Indonesia
Program overseas locations
Indonesia
Program beneficiaries
  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • Overseas communities or charities
  • General community in Australia

Program name
AASYP Reset
Program classification
Youth organising
Program operated online
Yes
Program beneficiaries
  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • Overseas communities or charities
  • General community in Australia

Program name
Indo-Pacific Student Mobility Dialogue
Program classification
Youth organising
Program operated online
Yes
Program beneficiaries
  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • General community in Australia

Program name
Break the Chain
Program classification
Labour rights
Program operated online
Yes
Program beneficiaries
  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
  • Financially disadvantaged people
  • Overseas communities or charities
  • General community in Australia

Program name
Indo-Pacific Future Leaders Programme
Program classification
Leadership development
Program locations
Perth WA, Australia
Program beneficiaries
  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • General community in Australia

Program name
AASYP Spark
Program classification
Web-based media
Program operated online
Yes
Program beneficiaries
  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Overseas communities or charities
  • General community in Australia

International activities undertaken
Operating overseas including delivering programs
Description of the charities international activities
AASYP brought together 40 influential young leaders from across ASEAN and Australia to build human connections and advance partnership on issues of mutual significance from 29 November to 2 December 2019 in Jakarta.
AASYP has also established a Singapore hub to facilitate people to people connections in that region.
Description of the charities activities and outcomes
AASYP's object is to promote education within the field of international relations, and to build awareness, trust and understanding between Southeast Asian people and cultures and other Australians.

AASYP has achieved its purpose in 2019-2020 by undertaking the following activities:
• Operating a website, online blog, newsletter and social media presence to inform the public about the Australia-ASEAN relationship and new developments affecting the relationship including its impact to Australia’s multicultural society
•Providing activities and programmes for young people aged 18 –29 years to engage with the opportunities and challenges facing the region.
Specifically, these activities have included:
• publishing original opinion pieces and analysis
• sharing job and conference opportunities
• publishing newsletters
• partnering with relevant organisations
• running in-person conferences and events
• running digital events, including webinars, dialogues and education and career initiatives.
AASYP's above activities have:
• Enhanced knowledge of the ASEAN-Australia relationship and its importance in maintaining a peaceful and prosperous region.
• Encouraged youth-led social enterprise and innovative problem solving regarding transnational issues affecting the region of mutual significance to Australia and ASEAN, including in areas such as health, the environment, human rights and poverty.
• Created links and opportunities for increased interaction between young Australians and Southeast Asian peoples within Australia and abroad.
• Contributed to the security of Australia by enhancing understanding, trust and friendship among Australian and Southeast Asian youth; and by equipping future policy makers, business and civil society leaders with relevant knowledge and cross-cultural skills.
• Promoted mutual respect and tolerance between Australian and Southeast Asian peoples and cultures, by empowering youth to learn more about other cultures and to promote understanding and tolerance among all sectors of the community especially for Australians with Southeast Asian heritage.

Human Resources

Employees and volunteers
  • Full time employees: 0
  • Part time employees: 0
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 0
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 70

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2020 reporting period
1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020
Accounting method used in the 2020 reporting period
Cash

Income and Expenses

Income Statement summary

Revenue/receipts
Donations and bequests
$0.00
Revenue from providing goods or services
$29,314.00
Revenue from government including grants
$69,878.00
Revenue from investments
$0.00
Other revenue/receipts
$79.00
Total revenue/receipts
$99,271.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$158.00
Total income/receipts
$99,429.00
Expenses/Payments
Employee expenses/payments
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$0.00
Other expenses/payments
$79,751.00
Total expenses/payments
$79,751.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$19,678.00

Balance Sheet Extract

Total assets
$93,858.00
Total liabilities
$0.00
Net assets/liabilites
$93,858.00