Event Reports

Locality is Everyone’s Matter — Towards Sustainable Local Governance

by Napajaree Jiwanantaprawat
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.

One of the speakers was Prof. Dr. Kowit Phoung-ngam, Member of the Parliament, 1st Vice-Chairman of the CDLA and Party Leader of the Thai Local Power Party. He advocated for sustainable local governance. Nitchakan Daramatat (UNDP) introduced the audience to the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals).

About a 100 university students & people from the local municipalities in Nontaburi (a suburb of Bangkok) were in attendance.