Events - Thailand Office
Personal Data Protection: Awareness on Online Invasion
The discussion co-organised by KAS and Institute of Public Policy Studies (IPPS) together with network organisations will provide the participants from related working fields a platform to gain updated knowledge about the current policy and situation of personal data protection in Thailand, to exchange ideas and to propose opinions beneficial for further policy development. The discussion will also pave the way for further monitoring the bill on personal data protection once it passes the Council of State and is approved by the cabinet.
Parliamentary Demonstration Youth Network for the Learning of the Parliamentary System
Final Workshop of the Parliamentary Demonstration Project in the Budget Year 2019
This workshop in cooperation with the Secretariat of the Senates is the final one in their budget year 2019 and aims to provide a platform for the young people in local provinces to discuss about the Thai political culture and political development as well as to arrange a demonstration activity for participants to study in details about parliamentary democracy and parliamentary protocol.
New Media and Civic Culture in 2019
KAS together with the Institute of Democratisation Studies (IDS) will provide a discussion for participants in related fields such as policy-makers, social and political experts, students, and the public to exchange knowledge and experience about the role of new media toward civic culture and personality as well as to create awareness about the impact of new media on policy formulation.
Speech Contest to Promote Political Culture and Democratic Governance
The Secretariat of the Senate (SOS) with support from KAS Office Thailand will hold a speech contest event to encourage the students and educational community to realise the significance of democratic governance with the King as head of state as well as to enhance the creative ideas and expressions in presenting political opinions.
Rule of Law in ASEAN Integration: Intellectual Perspective
A seminar in cooperation with Institute of Democratization Studies (IDS) provides a platform for participants to share knowledge and opinions with invited speaker and panelists from related fields about development of ASEAN integration, the role of rule of law influencing the process, and the future improvement for ASEAN cooperation.
The Principles of Social Market Economy
Konrad Adenauer Foundation Thailand Office will organise a special lecture on the principles of social market economy to be delivered by Dr Frank Steffel, a member of German Parliament from the CDU/CSU Party, to representatives from partner and co-partner organisations who have been and are working on this subject in order to enhance their understanding and knowledge on the issue.
Special Lecture on Personal Data Protection Act B.E. 2562 (2019)
The Office of the Administrative Courts of Thailand (OAC) by KAS support will hold a special lecture to enhance knowledge and better understanding of the central and regional administrative judges as well as court officials about the current situation of personal data breaches including related legal measures and the essential principles of personal data protection act in order to together settle the best practices for organization in compliance with the law on personal data protection.
Knowledge Dissemination on Politics and Government, Roles, Duties and Powers of the Legislative Function
The workshop in cooperation with the Secretariat of the Senates aims to provide a platform for the young people in local provinces to discuss about the Thai political culture and political development as well as to arrange a demonstration activity for participants to study in details about parliamentary democracy and parliamentary protocol.
ASEAN and the Challenges in 2019
The Institute of Democratisation Studies (IDS) with KAS support will organise a roundtable discussion in order to open the chance for academicians, economic and social scientists, and the interested persons to exchange opinions about the challenging issues in ASEAN region from socioeconomic perspectives as well as to collect ideas for further improvement of public policies related.
Constitutionalism in 21st Century: Intellectual Perspectives
A discussion in cooperation with Institute of Democratization Studies (IDS) provides a platform for participants to share knowledge and opinions with invited speakers from related fields about development of constitutionalism, its essential elements, and different patterns from various perspectives.
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Exchange on ASEAN and Global Economic Situation with Thai MPs
Visit of a Member of German Parliament, Frank Steffel
Upon the visit to Thailand of Dr Frank Steffel, a member of German parliament from CDU/CSU Party, a group of Thai members of parliament from government and opposition sides gave an honour in sitting together and discussing about the economic and social situations both in ASEAN and western regions. Besides, Dr Steffel and Thai MPs took this chance to exchange their viewpoints on EU-Thailand relation as well as consideration of further cooperation in various fields between parliaments of both countries.
Development of Social Market Economy in Germany for Thailand’s Initiation
On 19 August 2019, Konrad Adenauer Foundation Thailand Office held an expert talk on the principles of Social Market Economy from Germany’s experiences. The talk was honourably delivered by Dr Frank Steffel, a member of German Parliament from CDU/CSU Party, to representatives from KAS Thailand’s partner and co-partner organisations who have been working on the projects to develop the concept of the social market economy into real practice.
From the Future of European Parliament to the Perspective towards Public Policy in Thailand
In July 2019, KAS Thailand Office in cooperation with the Institute of Democratization Studies (IDS) held three discussions and seminars on the issues of ‘The Future of EU Parliament after Election’, ‘The Role of Millennial on Public Policy in 21st Century’, and ‘Thailand 2019 Public Policy Perspectives’ in Bangkok, Chonburi and Phitsanulok province.
E-AdminCourt System for Enhancement of Administrative Justice
On 5-7 July 2019, KAS Thailand Office in cooperation with the Office of the Administrative Courts of Thailand (OAC) held an internal seminar.
Media’s Roles and Responsibility towards Personal Data Protection
KAS Thailand Office in corporation with the Institute of Public Policy Studies (IPPS) held a dialogue on the issue of personal data protection which is their main focus this year to raise public awareness. The discussion taken place on 26 June 2019 was the third event in the series, underlining the roles and responsibility of media towards the current situation of personal data protection in Thailand. On this issue, Mr Pattara Khumphitak – executive board of the Post Publishing PCL, former president of the National Press Council of Thailand, and former Constitution Drafting Committee – gave a lecture and exchanged views with participants from various related fields in governmental offices, civil society, private sector, and especially media.
Social Market Economy, Social Equity, and SME in Bangkok
KAS in cooperation with the Forward Foundation welcomed community leaders and authorities from Laksi District to participate in the seminar and study visit taking place on 12 June 2019. The seminar explored the concept of Social Market Economy with a focus on equity in the society. Four expertise perspectives were discussed: Social Equitable by Law, Good Will Economy System, Brand Sustainable, and Business Model for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises. The afternoon study-visit to Lertsuksom Community Enterprise in Phasi Charoen District offered a guidance to approaching social equity from the bottom-up or community level.
New Media’s Significance towards the Role of Legislative Institutions
Network Collaboration Development to Build Citizenship
The two-day workshop in corporation with the Secretariat of the House of Representatives welcomed the parliamentary officials especially the ones responsible for public relations task to attend to the lectures, discussions, and group brainstorming on the topics of development of public relations to support the work of the legislative institutions and development of news content and format to strengthen citizenship through new media, etc.
Chefredakteure englischsprachiger Tageszeitungen aus Thailand treffen Persönlichkeiten aus Presse und Politik
Die Teilnehmenden hatten vom 5.- 9. März in Berlin und Bonn die Gelegenheit sich mit zahlreichen Vertretern aus Politik (Fraktionsvorsitzende der CDU/CSU MdB Volker Kauder, Regierungssprecher Steffen Seibert) und Medien zu treffen und über Themen wie Migration und Sicherheit (Bundespolizeipräsidenten Dr. Dieter Romann), sowie Erwartungen an die Große Koalition zu diskutieren und aus verschiedenen Blickwinkeln zu beleuchten.
Cabinet Resolution of 30 June 1998: Land and Forest Management
On 24 November 2016, KAS with the EU Delegation to Thailand and EnLAWTHAI hosted a public conference on a research of “Cabinet Resolution of 30 June 1998: Land and Forest Management” which over 130 participants from governmental organisations, civil society section and press attended.
Richter des Obersten Verwaltungsgerichts Thailands beschäftigten sich mit der Energie- und Klimapolitik
Der Präsident des Obersten Verwaltungsgerichts Thailands besuchte vom 26.06. bis 01.07.2016 mit einer Delegation unter anderem politische Institutionen, das Oberverwaltungsgericht Berlin und das Bundesverwaltungsgericht in Leipzig. Die Teilnehmer informierten sich über die Möglichkeiten der erneuerbaren Energien, um in Thailand die Qualität der Rechtsprechung bei Projekten zur Nutzung der Rechtsprechung zu verbessern.
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