This edition of the ASEM Cultural Festival will be held as an official side event of the 13th ASEM Summit (ASEM13). Through the celebration of artistic and cultural diversity from Asia and Europe, the Festival aims to strengthen the connections between the ASEM Partners. The Festival is co-organised by the European Union (EU), the Cambodian Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts and the Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) with financial support from the EU and the Royal Government of Cambodia.