Events

Seminar

70 Years the Federal Republic of Germany and 30 Years the Fall of Berlin Wall

The German Basic Law and Its Influence on Thai Constitutionalism
The Thai-German Society will organise a seminar on occasion of 70 years of the foundation of the Federal Republic of Germany and 30 years of the Fall of Berlin Wall in order to point out the comparative interdisciplinary aspects of the influence of the German Basic Law on Thai constitution. The seminar topics will be presented and lectured by various Thai and German legal and social science experts.

Seminar

Strengthening Local Communities and Local Leaders

The Process of Strengthening Participatory Democracy Leadership
The seminar in cooperation with the Secretariat of the Senate (SOS) will address community leaders from various provinces and representatives of local governmental agencies to promote the idea of participatory democracy by using participatory learning methods.

Seminar

The Independence of the Constitutional Court

A seminar in cooperation with the Office of the Constitutional Court of Thailand aims to provide the platform for justices of the Constitutional Court, state officials, legal experts, and supporting staff members of the justices to gain better understanding about the independence of the Constitutional Court and its extent in various aspects; for example, the qualifications of the justice of the Constitutional Court, the selection process, and the code of conducts.

Workshop

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.

Discussion

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.

Discussion

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.

Event

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.

Seminar

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.

Event Reports

The Constitutional Court and Thailand’s Political Reform

by Michael Winzer

A seminar organised by the Office of Constitutional Court of Thailand (OCC) and KAS
The seminar took place on the first of July in Centara Grand Hotel, Bangkok. Not only jurists, politicians and political scientists, but also members of the Constituent Assembly and the president of the Electoral Commission were present.

Event Reports

Principle of Participatory Democracy

by Michael Winzer

Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Thailand together with the Office of The Secretariat of the Senate (SOS) Acting as Secretariat of the National Legislative Assembly have co-organized a training workshop under the Strengthening Local Communities and Local Leaders project, the Process of Strengthening Participatory Democracy Leadership Course between 24 – 28 May 2015 at Furama hotel, Chiang Mai.

Event Reports

Official Launch of the Project "Environmental Empowerment for Grassroots and Non-State Actors in Thailand"

EU-KAS-ENLAW Project
The Delegation of the European Union to Thailand financially joins hands with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in supporting ENLAWTHAI Foundation to disseminate knowledge about environmental justice to Thai grassroots.

Event Reports

Konferenz zur Verbesserung der Effizienz in der Verwaltungsgerichtsbarkeit

by Michael Winzer

Bei der am 20. Februar 2015 durchgeführten Konferenz wurde mit Richtern des Obersten Verwaltungsgerichts sowie mit Rechtswissenschaftlern erörtert, wie die Effizienz bei Verfahren im öffentlichen Recht verbessert werden kann. Hierdurch soll die Rechtssicherheit für alle Bürgerinnen und Bürger, auch gegen die öffentliche Hand verbessert werden.

Event Reports

Ethics, Climate Change and Energy

On November 27-28, 2014, the International Conference on “Ethics, Climate Change and Energy” took place in Mahidol University, Salaya, Thailand. This event was co-organized by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), College of Religious Studies and Faculty of Environment and Resources Studies of Mahidol University and Qatar Red Crescent.

Event Reports

ASEAN Religious Pluralism

The Challenges of Building a Socio-Cultural Community
The articles in this book are drawn from the “International Seminar on Religious Pluralism in ASEAN” organised by the Graduate School of Philosophy and Religion, Assumption University, on 23-24 August 2012 in cooperation with Konrad Adenauer Foundation, Bangkok, under the main objective to promote the building of unity, cooperation, dialogue and understanding between different and within a single religion, with the aim to build peaceful coexistence between religions, leading to recognition of religious diversity as a boon not a bane for humanity.

Event Reports

Inspection of Assets of the Persons Holding Political Positions and State Officials

Together with the Supreme Court’s Criminal Division for Persons Holding Political Positions (SCP), the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Thailand held a seminar in Trang Province to inspect assets of the persons holding political positions and state officials in order to prevent corruption and promote transparency between the state and its citizens.

Event Reports

Local Laws and Ordinances Regarding Climate Change Mitigation by Khon Kaen Local Governments

In collaboration with Centre for ASEAN Studies & Faculty of Public Health Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation organized a first seminar in this region to exchange views on local laws on climate change and to promote public awareness, in particular the local governments and the community leaders and set the context for political discussion on new environmentally conscious policies.

Event Reports

Environmental Values Emerging from Cultures and Religions of the ASEAN Region

In collaboration with the Graduate School of Philosophy & Religion Assumption University, Bangkok, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation organized once again an international conference on environmental issues and climate change on religious, historical and cultural perspectives.

Event Reports

First World War Centenary

European and Thai Experiences
On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I and the 75th anniversary of World War II, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Thailand together with the Thai-German Society Thailand, the German Southeast Asian Center of Excellence for Public Policy and Good Governance (CPG) and the Chulalongkorn University held a colloquium on the impact of the wars on Thailand and Germany.
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