On 27 March 2019, H.E. Mr. Soonthorn Chaiyindeepum, Ambassador of Thailand, led the ASEAN Committee in Stockholm (ACS) in paying a joint courtesy call on H.E. Mr. Peter Eriksson, Minister for International Development Cooperation of Sweden. The ACS expressed appreciation for the support from the Swedish Government to ASEAN Member States on their national and regional economic and social development.  Both sides discussed areas to futher enhance cooperation between ASEAN and Sweden such as waste management, renewable energy, as well as sustainable development.