Education for Democratic Citizenship – Perspectives from Germany and Thailand
On 30 May 2008, KAS Thailand organized a workshop under the title “Education for Democratic Citizenship – Perspectives from Germany and Thailand”. Dr Michael Holländer gave the members of staff of the Secretariat of the National Assembly (SNA), responsible for political education, training in methods of political education.
Criminal Division for Persons Holding Political Positions in the Supreme Court According to the Constitution of Thailand
A seminar about the new role and function of the Criminal Division for Persons Holding Political Positions (SCP) of the Supreme Court of Thailand, according to Thailand's new constitution of 2007. Among other speakers are the President of the Supreme Court and the President of the SCP.
On 17 March 2008, KAS Thailand organized a round-table discussion on security policy with the Parliamentary Secretary of the Federal Minister of Defence of Germany, Thomas Kossendey, as speaker. Among other participants were the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Defence of Thailand, General Winai Phattiyakul, and the Deputy Permanent Secretary, General Saprang Kalayanamitr as well as high-ranking representatives from the military.
An introduction to the Ombudsman of Thailand and its function according to the new Constitution of 2007. (in English)
A collection of interesting cases which were submitted to the Office of the Ombudsman, giving an overview of the function of the Ombudsman of Thailand. (in Thai)
Publication: Unrest in Southern Thailand
Presentation of results from our international conference on 1 - 2 September 2006, 297 pages. This publication can be obtained / ordered at the office of Konrad Adenauer Foundation, Bangkok.
"Constitutional Experience between Thailand and Germany"
Conference about the constitution drafting, organised in cooperation with the Secretariat of the Senate (SOS), with two distinguished speakers from Germany: Prof Dr Ernst Benda, Former President of the Federal Constitutional Court, and Prof Dr Dieter C Umbach, Potsdam University.
Seminar about the constitution drafting, organised in cooperation with the Office of the Constitutional Court of Thailand (OCC), with two distinguished German speakers: Prof Dr Ernst Benda, Former President of the Federal Constitutional Court, and Prof Dr Dieter C Umbach, Potsdam University.
International conference on the drafting of the new Thai constitution, in cooperation with King Prajadhipok's Institute and the Royal Institute of Thailand, with prominent speakers from Thailand, Germany, France, Switzerland, Japan, Australia and the US.
General Sondhi Boonyarataklin, Leader of the Council of National Security (CNS), during presentation of our research about the conflict in Southern Thailand and study of the framework of the new constitution draft, on his visit to the Central Maolid Festival in Krabi, 24 February 2007. Both publications received high interest from General Sondhi, one of the most powerful figures in the politics of Thailand.