Events

Today

Jun

2021

Methods for Modern Legal Work according to International Standards
Online Training

Jun

2021

Methods for Modern Legal Work according to International Standards
Online Training
learn more

Seminar

Senators meet the People

Seminar- und Informationsveranstaltung des Senatssekretariats und der KAS zu Funktion und Rolle des Senats im politischen System Thailands

Expert talk

Recent Developments in Thai Local Government

Dialog zu den jüngsten Entwicklungen im Bereich der Kommunalverwaltung in Thailand - Perspektiven für die Zukunft

Seminar

The Role of Constitutional Organs in Protecting the Rights and Liberties of the People

Dialogseminar der KAS-Bangkok in Kooperation mit dem Office of the Constitutional Court über die Rolle der unabhängigen Verfassungsorgane auf der Grundlage der thailändischen Verfassung (komparativer Ansatz)

Seminar

"The State's Obligation in Promoting and Encouraging Public Participation and State Power Inspection"

Seminar der KAS-Bangkok und des Office of the Constitutional Court anläßlich des 4. Jahrestages des thailändischen Verfassungsgerichts

Seminar

Decentralization and Education Management

An event of the Institute of Public Policy Studies in cooperation with the Local Development Center

New education laws require the cooperation between the state and civil society in local education management, which lead to anxiety of local educational personnel concerning the correlation between local authorities and school administrations.

Expert conference

Administrative Procedure Law in Thailand

A Conference of the Office of the Administrative Courts

Discussion of experiences and problems with the new Thai administrative procedure law among judges of the Supreme, the Central and the Regional Administrative Courts

Expert conference

Decentralization: "New Thinking - New Action" - But How?

A Conference on the Thai Government's Commitment to Local Government

What is the direction of the Thai Rak Thai government's policy concerning decentralization and local governments - or is there any? Is the "CEO Governor" a promising concept?

Seminar

The Constitutional Right of Draft Law Submittance Through Petition

A Seminar of the Institute of Public Policy Studies and the Office of the Constitutional Court

The right to submit draft legislation through a petition, first introduced by the 1997 Constitution, needs more clarification and explanation in order to create more public awareness of this concept.

Seminar

Monitoring and Evaluation of Tambon Administrative Organizations

A Seminar of the Institute of Public Policy Studies about Civil Society Leaders' Opinion on Decentralization

In the fiscal year 2002 almost 20% of the Thai national budget will be allocated to all local administrations. This ongoing process of decentralization requires concepts for monitoring and evaluation of appointed and elected community leaders.

Seminar

Three Years Mission of the Independent Organizations

Is Political Reform Ongoing? A Seminar of the Institute of Public Policy Studies

Three years after the promulgation of the 1997 Constitution, several so-called independent organizations have been established. Has their performance kept the promises?

Reinforcing the Parliamentary Dimension of the EU/ASEAN Partnership: A Strategic and Timely Move

Roundtable Discussion with Mr. Klaus Welle, Secretary-General of the European Parliament

On May 21st, 2021 the offices of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in Southeast Asia hosted Mr. Klaus Welle, Secretary-General of the European Parliament, for an online roundtable discussion on the parliamentary dimension of the EU/ASEAN partnership. The event was held after the EU and ASEAN decided to become “Strategic Partners” in December 2020. Selected participants from eight ASEAN member states and the EU discussed six practical ideas to improve the cooperation between parliaments in the EU and ASEAN and to elevate their relationship to a new level of cooperation.

Next Steps of the Business for Social and Environmental Development

PDA’s Inception Seminar

On 5-7 April at Community-based Integrated Rural Development Ratchaburi Centre in Ratchaburi Province, the Population and Community Development Association or PDA held the annual seminar of the cooperation project on “Business for Social and Environmental Development” with the support of the KAS. This project aims to promote the principle of the Social Market Economy into real practice by strengthening the local communities and progressive cooperation between the public sector and civil society as well as building opportunities, fairness, and sustainable income for occupational groups in 7 target provinces. There are Wiang Pa Pao Centre in Chiang Rai, Nang Rong Centre in Buriram, Mahasarakham Centre in Mahasarakham, Ban Phai Centre in Khon Kaen, Chakkarat Centre in Nakhonratchasima, Sai Yok Centre in Kanchanaburi, and Krabi Centre in Krabi.

Thailand's Long Road to Food and Farm Safety

Bangkok Tribune's Media Dialogue Forum 6

The link below provides an event report and a highlight video of the dialogue forum no. 6 organised by the Bangkok Tribune News Agency with the support of the KAS in Thailand. The speakers presented their viewpoints and suggestions on the reform of farm practices in order to answer the goal of sustainable agriculture.

Open and Innovative Government in Thailand

Seminar Summary

Read now and see the visualised contents to know more about the progress of Thailand's open government. This summary was compiled from the seminar organised on 29th October 2020 by the Office of the Public Sector Development Commission (OPDC) with the support of the KAS in Thailand.

Social Market Economy and the Economic Development of Local Communities

KAS-PDA Cooperation

On 12 October in Krabi province, Dr. Céline-Agathe Caro, Director of KAS Thailand, attended and gave a welcome remark in a workshop organized by the Population and Community Development Association (PDA) with the support of KAS Thailand. This workshop aims at strengthening the collaboration between the local government and local community groups. The activity assists in the development of local people’s occupational skills to sustain their incomes and empower the communities in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis. In the afternoon, the participants made a study visit at a community enterprise - Baan Nai Nang Bee Farm. This community’s management has been an example of good practices for other communities in the area. The farm builds sustainable income from the materials found locally and, in return, implements environmental protection projects.

Media Dialogue 2: The State of the Environment in Post-COVID 19 – Our Wild, Our Climate

An event report of the second dialogue organized by the Bangkok Tribune with the support from KAS Thailand

On Thursday, June 18, 2020 the news agency Bangkok Tribune, with the support of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Thailand, organized a second conference entitled ‘The State of the Environment in Post-COVID 19 – Our Wild, Our Climate’. The conference aimed to provide a platform for experts from governmental organizations, the civil society, the media, and the public to discuss their socio-economic projections after the worldwide outbreak of COVID 19. The participants also exchange views on the introduction of environmental and climate resilience policies into economic planning.

Green Recovery Plans in Thailand to Restart the Economy after the Coronavirus Outbreak

Event Report

On 15th June, KAS Thailand together with KAS RECAP held a workshop on ′′Green Recovery Plans in Thailand to Restart the Economy after the Coronavirus Outbreak′′. Thai scholars discussed many options to create jobs and protect the environment like sustainable tourism, circular economy, and clean energies. Read our report to know more about what we could all do for a stronger and more resilient society in the future.

Media Dialogue: Digital Disruption and a Push for Sound Public Policies

An event report of the first online dialogue organized by the Bangkok Tribune with the support from KAS Thailand

On Thursday, May 14, 2020 the news agency Bangkok Tribune, with the support of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Thailand, organized an online conference entitled “Digital Disruption and a Push for Sound Public Policies”. The conference aimed to provide a platform for experience and opinion exchange regarding the implication of digital innovation for the media and the role of the latter to help develop public policies in the interest of the citizens. Participants from media, academic, and civil society gathered to share their ideas and discuss future trends for the media and the society.

Policies, Laws and Regulations Concerning Water Resources Management

An international conference on 12-14 December 2019 in cooperation with Thailand Institute of Justice, Hydro-Informatics Institute, Office of the National Water Resources, Department of Groundwater Resources, Royal Irrigation Department, Thailand Science Research and Innovation, and Department of Water Resources

Parliamentary Committee Meets the People

Role and Duty of the Committee on Courts Affairs, State Enterprises, Independent Organs, Public Organisations and the Fund of the MP

On 28 September 2019, Konrad Adenauer Foundation Thailand Office in a cooperation with the Secretariat of the National Assembly and the Committee on Courts Affairs, State Enterprises, Independent Organs, Public Organisations and the Fund of the Member of the House of Representatives held a seminar about the Role and Duty of the Committee in Ayudhaya Province with up to 200 participants from Bangkok, Ayudhaya and the vicinity.

— 10 Items per Page
Showing 1 - 10 of 46 results.