The ASEAN Regional Integration Support from the EU (ARISE), has the overall objective to support ASEAN Economic Integration process through contributing to the implementation of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Blueprint for the realisation of the AEC.

The ARISE purpose is to enhance the capacities of the ASEAN Member States in harmonising and implementing policies and regulations in the economic and trade sectors and implement them effectively drawing on EU experience, so as to contribute to the realisation of the AEC. The programme will also enhance the capacity of the ASEAN Secretariat to support ASEAN Member States in this endeavour.

Imani Development is providing one long-term Monitoring and Evaluation key expert for the duration of the programme. Imani may also be providing short-term expertise if required.