Meyta Pritandhari (2016) Role Of Education In Dealing Asean Economic Community (aec)
ASEAN is a collaboration of various reg ions of the Asian region which consists of Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines, Thailand, Brunei Darussalam, Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar and Cambodia. ASEAN countries policy is to increase global economic competitiveness in the region. Indonesia as one of the ASEAN members would or not want to participate in this program, although it has not been ready either in infrastructure, technology and human resources. Human resources of Indonesia is still relatively low compared to other countries would be a prob lem in the labor competition with other countries. Therefore the role of government is essential to improve the quality of education. By having a good quality of education is expected to be competitive communities individually as well as products produced by other countries.
Keywords: ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), Education, Human Resources (HR), Economy.