Events

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Workshop

The Promotion of Political Education in School

The KAS-IPPS coorganised workshop aims to further deepen political learning in national civic education programme and also seeks to enhance active teachers' participation of the democratic process.

Discussion

Responsibility of the Elites on Social Justice and Preservation of Natural Resources

On the occasion of KAS alumni’s reunion, KAS arrange a round-table discussion to exchange ideas and suggestions to encourage more movement on the social justice responsibility and natural resource sustainment.

Seminar

Roadmap to Deep-South Resolution

Government Concerns and Policy Responses 2011-2014

KAS in collaboration with EU, Cross Cultural Foundation and British Embassy Bangkok organise an international seminar focusing on resolution to the conflicts in the deep-south of Thailand.

Event

Opening of the Regional Parliamentary Centre and Provincial Committee Meeting

Event in cooperation with the SNA will be held on the occasion of opening the new Regional Parliamentary Centre in Phrae province. Members of the Centre will also discuss strategies and methods for effective interaction with the parliament.

Seminar

Constitution Amendment and Democratisation: the Future of Thai Parliamentary System

The dialogue arranged by KAS and Institute of Democratisation Studies (IDS) aims to promote political conflict resolution in Thailand and to open an opportunity for the public to share experiences about the constitution amendment.

Discussion

Public Funding: Problem and Solution to Strengthen the Role of Political Party in Thailand

KAS and Institute of Democratisation Studies (IDS)’s discussion will be arranged to exchange experience about public funding toward the roles and direction of political party and to build awareness of politician’s roles in party financing.

Event

Opening of the Regional Parliamentary Centre and Provincial Committee Meeting

Event in cooperation with the SNA will be held on the occasion of opening the new Regional Parliamentary Centre in Phrae province. Members of the Centre will also discuss strategies and methods for effective interaction with the parliament.

Discussion

Public Policy on Environment: The Future of Sustainable Flood Relief in Thailand

KAS together with Institute of Democratisation Studies (IDS) will hold a round-table discussion focusing on how to perform sustainable flood relief management.

Workshop

Education for Democratic Citizen

The seminar aims to build understanding of Thai current education situation and to seek the new model of civic education in democratic values for Thai society.

Discussion

How to Handle Floods

The discussion aims to raise awareness of state entities, private sectors, civil society in the protection of public interest in terms of security and safety on living.

"New Electoral-Laws: Who benefits?"

The panel-talk "New Electoral-Laws: Who benefits?" was organized by the Secretariat of the House of Representatives and the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation. Three highly regarded experts on the matter discussed whether or not the recent electoral developments are good for political participation and for the image of the legal institution.

Input from Social Market Economy and the Development of Vocational Education

A Cooperation between Educational Institutes, Entrepreneurs and Industries

Forum 21 – inspired by Social Market Economy and the dual/ vocational education system – wants to encourage cooperation between educational institutions and entrepreneurs in the eastern region of Thailand – so the former can keep up with the changes and demands from the latter. But the value of this project is not only educational but also intents to provide a platform for the different parties to come together, mingle and network.

Locality is Everyone’s Matter — Towards Sustainable Local Governance

The UNDP Thailand & the Parliament Committee on Decentralization (CDLA) in cooperation with the KAS Thailand organized the event "Locality is Everyone’s Matter — Towards Sustainable Local Governance" at the Rajabhat Phranakhon University.

Thailand in 2023: Public policy’s trends, issues and innovation

On Saturday, November 19, 2022 the Institute of Democratization Studies (iDS), with the support of KAS Thailand, organized the discussion on “Thailand in 2023: Public policy’s trends, issues and innovation"

My Better Country Hackathon #12

Workshop Series

My Better Country Hackathon #12 took place on Sunday, 6 November 2022. The activity was held by the Office of the Public Sector Development Commission (OPDC) under the project “Workshop Series on Open and Innovative Government in Thailand” with the support of the KAS.

Social Protection for the Vulnerable Population in Northeastern Thailand

A Public Service Perspective

A workshop on “Social Protection for the Vulnerable Population in Northeastern Thailand: A Public Service Perspective” was held today (2 Nov 2022) in Khon Kaen by COLA, KKU with the support of the KAS in Thailand.

Constitutionalism and Political Party Design

A comparative View

On 8 August 2022, KAS, the Institute of Democratization Studies (IDS) and King Prajadhipok's Institute (KPI) co-organized an online seminar on "Constitutionalism and Political Party Design: A Comparative View " in order to discuss the role of constitutions in designing political party systems and their related implications for party voters and society.

Micro-entrepreneurship Input from the Social Market Economy and Exchange with Local Officials

(Workshop I: Nonthaburi Province)

On August 25, 2022, Forward Foundation with the support of Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and under cooperation of Nonthaburi Provincial Hall had organized the Workshop Series on Micro-entrepreneurship Input from the Social Market Economy and Exchange with Local Officials. It was hold at Nonthaburi Palace for 41 participants from several sectors. The participants were from Nonthaburi Provincial Administrative Organization, Subdistrict Administrative Organization, and government officers of the Nonthaburi Provincial Hall who work in community development sector. Aside from these, there were also the committee members of community enterprises, community leaders, as well as community health volunteers. The opening ceremony was addressed by the vice Governor of Nonthaburi Province. He showed his appreciation toward the workshop and also provided the concept of ‘Sufficient Economy’.

Ukraine, Europe, Asia and the World: Current Geopolitical Implications of the War in Ukraine

"Europe in Review" Online Conference #1

The first “EiR” online panel discussion in 2022, organized by the German-Southeast Asian Center of Excellence for Public Policy and Good Governance (CPG) with the support of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) in Thailand, focused on different strands of geopolitical implications of the war in Ukraine, which were analysed with a region-specific focus. The organizers emphasized that, during currently challenging times, it is even more crucial to highlight the impacts of developments in Europe for Southeast Asia and vice versa. Thereby, it is eminent to define conditions of rules and trust to tackle regional and global challenges in an all-encompassing manner. Discussions and exchange between academic, governmental offices, media and civil society make up a cornerstone of this engagement.

Two Decades of Local Administration in ‘Isan’ Region

125 Years of Thailand’s Local Administration

On 19th July, the Creative Urban Solutions Center (CUSC) in cooperation with Ubon Ratchathani University and network organisations held a hybrid dialogue with the support of the KAS. The dialogue aimed to explore the background stories and the progress of local administration in Thailand further from the researches and publication series done in last year. The topic for this dialogue focused on the context of Isan – the northeastern region.