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December 4, 2014

Ethics, Climate Change and Energy

On November 27-28, 2014, the International Conference on “Ethics, Climate Change and Energy” took place in Mahidol University, Salaya, Thailand. This event was co-organized by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), College of Religious Studies and Faculty of Environment and Resources Studies of Mahidol University and Qatar Red Crescent. more…

November 24, 2014

Inspection of Assets of the Persons Holding Political Positions and State Officials

On Thursday, November 20th 2014, together with the Supreme Court’s Criminal Division for Persons Holding Political Positions (SCP), the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Thailand held a seminar in Trang Province to inspect assets of the persons holding political positions and state officials in order to prevent corruption and promote transparency between the state and its citizens. more…

November 4, 2014

Climate Change Mitigation

Provincial Policies against Climate Change at Ayutthaya Province

On 20 October 2014, the Office of the Civil Service Commission of Thailand (OCSC) and the Sukriket Foundation in cooperation with the Konrad Adenauer Foundation organized a seminar to raise awareness and campaign for the climate change mitigation through provincial policies. The event attracted many participants from all levels in the society and showed an increasing interest of people in the topic of climate change. more…

October 24, 2014

Climate and Energy Protection

Local Laws Regarding Climate Change Mitigation

ASEAN Research Centre of Khon Kaen University in cooperation with KAS Thailand Office arranged a seminar and a workshop focusing on the local laws and climate change mitigation in northeastern Thailand. The sessions were packed with many interested people from governmental offices and private sectors. more…

October 2, 2014

Capacity Building among Parliamentary Volunteer-Trainers for Democracy

KAS and the Secretariat of the National Assembly (SNA) arranged the seminar for local staffs and volunteer-trainers of the SNA to open their chance to access to more information concerned with parliamentary work and currently proceeded national reform. more…

September 26, 2014

Environmental Values Emerging from Cultures and Religions of the ASEAN Region

In collaboration with the Graduate School of Philosophy & Religion Assumption University, Bangkok, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation organized once again an international conference on environmental issues and climate change on religious, historical and cultural perspectives. more…

September 11, 2014

European and Thai Experiences

First World War Centenary

On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I and the 75th anniversary of World War II, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Thailand together with the Thai-German Society Thailand, the German Southeast Asian Center of Excellence for Public Policy and Good Governance (CPG) and the Chulalongkorn University, held a colloquium on the impact of the wars on Thailand and Germany. more…

May 28, 2014

Time to move forward

Annual Meeting of KAS-partners in Thailand

In March, KAS Thailand's partners and co-partners got together in the annual meeting to discuss about the improvement in cooperated projects and especially about the media work lectured by the foreign experts to provide them the ideas of project implementation. more…

March 31, 2014

Education system for sustainable democratic development

Mr. Chaturon Chaisang, Caretaking Minister of Education, and Dr. Stafan Kaufmann, Member of the German Bundestag and Committee for Education in the German Parliament, exchanged about challenges in modern education system in the KAS-Seminar on 27 March 2014. more…

March 31, 2014

Rule of Law in Penal Procedures against Politicians

On the conference co-organised by KAS and the Supreme Court Criminal Division for Persons Holding Political Positions (SCP), the problems and challenges of penal procedures against politicians were discussed. Mr. Sirichai Wattanayothin, Vice President of the Supreme Court, shared viewpoints on Thai cases whereas Dr. Stafan Kaufmann, Member of the German Bundestag, enlightened about the function of case exemption, the roles of media and the public opinions in Germany. more…