National Constitutions between traditions and global challenges

On Monday, May 25, there will be a seminar in cooperation with Thammasat University on "National Constitutions between traditions and global challenges".


08.00 hrs.Registration

08.30 – 09.30 hrs.Movie Presentation: “The Life of the Others”

09.30 – 10.00 hrs.Opening Remarks

Dean Somkit Lertpaitoon, Faculty of Law,

Thammasat University

Dr. Canan Atilgan,

Representative, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung

10.00 – 11.00 hrs.Keynote Speeches

German Basic Law: The Balance between

Freedom and Security

by Prof. Dr. Rudolf Dolzer,

Director, Institute of International Law, Bonn

The Thai Constitution and Development of Freedom

And Public Security

by Sqn Ldr Prasong Sunsiri

Former Chairman of the Constitutional Drafting Committee

11.00 – 11.15Coffee Break

11.15 – 13.00 hrs.Panel Discussion:

Success, Failure and Challenges for Constitutions in

the Era of Globalization

Prof. Dr. Rudolf Dolzer

Prof. Dr. Kamolchai Ratanasaklwong

Prof. Dr. Saowanee Aswarojana

Prof. Dr. Banjerd Singkaneti

Prof. Dr. Prinya Thaewanarumitkul

Prof. Dr. Kittisak Prokati

13.00 – 14.30 hrs.Lunch

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Thammasat University, Bangkok


Dr. Canan Atilgan

Dr. Canan Atilgan

Head of the Department Middle East and North Africa +49 30 26996-3201

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