http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter2013-11-25T22:47:17.217ZPress CenterAdobe CQ5UNDP given ‘Friends of Thailand Climate’ Award from Thai Governmentnoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulUNDP in Thailand was recognized for its efforts to tackle climate change by the Royal Thai Government. The Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy and Planning (ONEP) awarded UNDP as a ‘Friend of Thailand Climate’ at an event in Bangkok on 26 September.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2013/09/26/undp-given-friends-of-thailand-climate-award-from-thai-government2013-12-03T03:21:36.226Z2013-12-03T03:21:36.226ZMuslim women present hopes to UNDP, Government and firstname.lastname@example.orgEighteen months since a group of Muslim women came together at Government House to launch the Leadership Academy for Muslim Women in the Southern Provinces of Thailand, much has been achieved. With the support of UNDP, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and the Ministry of Social Development and Human Security, their hopes of empowering themselves and becoming active leaders in their communities took a giant leap.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2013/09/16/muslim-women-present-hopes-to-undp-government-and-donors2013-12-03T03:18:52.722Z2013-12-03T03:18:52.722ZUNDP-sponsored Institute helping safeguard Thailand's protected email@example.comIn an effort to address the emerging challenges of keeping Thailand’s national parks and wildlife sanctuaries both healthy and sustainable, UNDP and the Department the National Parks, Plants, and Wildlife Conservation in Thailand (DNP) established an “innovation” Institute—the benefits of which may extend beyond the country.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2013/07/26/undp-sponsored-institute-helps-safeguard2013-12-03T03:27:01.213Z2013-12-03T03:27:01.213ZCollege freshmen give added boost to MY World campaign in Thailandnoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulThailand’s Dhurakij Pundit University (DPU) held a kickoff event for incoming freshmen on July 4 and 5, bringing together new students and offering them to participate in a range of team-building activities. It was also a way of introducing students to the university’s involvement in MY World, the United Nations Global Survey.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2013/07/10/college-freshmen-give-added-boost-to-my-world-campaign-in-thailand2013-12-04T03:11:15.263Z2013-12-04T03:11:15.263ZUNDP sponsored Thai Youth Anti-corruption Network wins best practice by World Economic Forumnoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulThe Thai Youth Anti-Corruption Network, a group of more than 4,000 Thai university students from more than 90 universities has been recognized by the World Economic Forum as a “Creative For Good” best practice by the World Economic Forum.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/06/20/undp-sponsored-anti-corruption-network-wins-best-practice-by-world-economic-forum2013-11-29T04:45:36.920Z2013-11-29T04:45:36.920ZYoung Thai voters push two top concerns of gender equality and job firstname.lastname@example.orgWith the aid of two dynamic partners, Thailand has amassed more than 8,000 votes in two weeks—passing more than 16,600 votes to rank sixth out of 194 countries. Over the past two weeks, Procter and Gamble (P&G) and Dhurakij Pundit University International College (DPUIC) held back-to-back events at two major Bangkok-area high schools—each reaching more than 2,500 secondary students.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2013/06/03/young-thai-voters-push-two-top-concerns-of-gender-equality-and-job-opportunities2013-07-16T01:23:48.132Z2013-07-16T01:23:48.132ZQuality of life is linked to the quality of the environment, PEI email@example.com-Experts, academics, and government officials met at the Amari Watergate Hotel today, 22 April to discuss lessons learned, share experiences about critical development challenges and assess their contributions.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2013/04/22/quality-of-life-is-linked-to-the-quality-of-the-environment-pei-confirms2013-12-04T04:07:20.696Z2013-12-04T04:07:20.696Z‘MY World’ gives children with special needs a voice in Thailandnoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulSiriporn dreams of being a singer. Atikom wants to grow up and become a soldier. But for these two Thai children and many more around the world, obstacles have been put in their way. Some have come from poor families, while others have been abandoned by their parents. Some are removed from homes by local authorities and placed in special homes and schools.
http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2013/04/20/-my-world-gives-children-with-special-needs-a-voice-in-thailand2013-12-03T09:20:42.557Z2013-12-03T09:20:42.557ZUN, Procter and Gamble hold MY World corporate launch firstname.lastname@example.orgAt Procter and Gamble’s big manufacturing plant in Bangkok, the United Nations in Thailand and P&G officially kicked off their MY World partnership in Thailand—engaging plant employees and inspiring their families and loved ones to take part in the UN global survey.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2013/03/22/un-procter-and-gamble-hold-my-world-corporate-launch-event2013-12-04T04:08:51.127Z2013-12-04T04:08:51.127ZUNDP Report lists Thailand among Asia’s fastest email@example.comThailand makes UNDP’s list of “high achievers” in East Asia—a group that includes China, Indonesia, Viet Nam, and Malaysia. The rapid human development progress of Thailand and Asia-Pacific nations are helping drive a historic shift, with hundreds of millions of people lifted from poverty and billions poised to join the South’s fast-growing middle class, according to the 2013 Human Development Report, which was launched by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on March 14 in Mexico City.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/03/15/undp-report-lists-thailand-among-asia-s-fastest-growing2013-03-15T04:06:03.889Z2013-03-15T04:06:03.889ZDisaster response capacity building begins at UNDP firstname.lastname@example.orgBuilding on a partnership designed to boost disaster response capacity UNDP, the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM), and Thammasat University are co-hosting a project inception workshop in Pattaya to help DDPM bureaus understand and take ownership of the partnership’ goals and objectives.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2013/02/27/disaster-response-capacity-building-begins-at-undp-workshop2013-12-04T04:11:31.007Z2013-12-04T04:11:31.007Zsecondaryemail@example.comAsh, Angela, Jean and Ruchika, students at Saint John Mary International School in Saraburi got a lot more than they asked for when they called the United Nations in Thailand.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2013/02/21/secondary-school-hosts-my-world-national-launch-in-thailand2013-12-04T04:13:17.025Z2013-12-04T04:13:17.025ZUNDP brings local NGOs together to listen to ASEAN firstname.lastname@example.orgFakthong, a Programme Officer from the People’s Empowerment Foundation was one of more than 25 NGO representatives from local communities in attendance at an ASEAN brainstorming forum on Monday, January 14, co-sponsored by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB), and the Thai Research Foundation.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2013/01/14/undp-brings-local-ngos-together-to-listen-to-asean-challenges2013-12-04T04:14:13.121Z2013-12-04T04:14:13.121ZOpening Remarks of Luc Stevens, Police Training on HIV-related Stigma & Discrimination Prevention and AIDS Right Protectionnoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulRoyal Thai Police Training on HIV-related Stigma & Discrimination Prevention and AIDS Right Protection, Naresuan Camp, Cha-amhttp://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/speeches/2012/12/18/opening-remarks-of-luc-stevens-police-training-on-hiv-related-stigma-discrimination-prevention-and-aids-right-protection2013-12-04T04:15:32.564Z2013-12-04T04:15:32.564ZPublic gets good look at corruption from the 'email@example.comStarting with a Special Preview held on December 9 (International Anti-Corruption Day) and closing on 16 December, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) wrapped up its first-ever anti-corruption themed art exhibition.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2012/12/17/public-gets-good-look-at-corruption-from-the-inside-2013-12-04T04:16:28.299Z2013-12-04T04:16:28.299Z Leadership Academy gets a boost from Thai Prime Minister, UNDPnoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulThe United Nations Development Programme, and the Ministry of Social Security and Human Development gave a big boost to women in the Southern Provinces of Thailand on Tuesday December 11 when H.E. Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra presided over the national launch of a Leadership Academy for Muslim Women at Government House.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2012/12/13/-leadership-academy-gets-a-boost-from-thai-prime-minister-undp2013-12-04T04:17:18.880Z2013-12-04T04:17:18.880ZOpening Remarks of UN Resident Coordinator Luc Stevens at the National Launch of the Leadership Academy Programme for Muslim Women in the Southern Provinces of Thailandnoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulNational Launch of the Leadership Academy Programme for Muslim Women in the Southern Provinces of Thailand, Santi Maitree Building, Government Househttp://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/speeches/2012/12/11/opening-remarks-of-un-resident-coordinator-luc-stevens-at-the-national-launch-of-the-leadership-academy-programme-for-muslim-women-in-the-southern-provinces-of-thailand2013-12-04T03:06:57.185Z2013-12-04T03:06:57.185ZStudents crowd Bangkok on Anti-Corruption Day, December firstname.lastname@example.orgTaking a personal stand against corruption, more than 1,500 university students from all over Thailand came by bus, by car, and by plane to meet at the Bangkok Art and Culture Center (BACC) for a massive afternoon rally. The 3 p.m. rally was also the network’s first announcement to the public.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/articles/2012/12/11/students-crowd-bangkok-on-anti-corruption-day-december-92013-12-04T04:18:07.688Z2013-12-04T04:18:07.688ZPrime Minister to host Launch of Leadership Academy for Muslim Womennoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulWomen in the 14 Southern Provinces will get a major political boost on Tuesday, December 11, when H.E. Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra presides over the national launch of a Leadership Academy for Muslim Women at Government House.
http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/12/07/prime-minister-to-host-launch-of-leadership-academy-for-muslim-women2013-11-29T04:42:15.766Z2013-11-29T04:42:15.766ZMore than 1,500 university students to rally on Anti-Corruption Daynoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulTo encourage the Thai public to “Refuse to be Corrupt,” the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Thai Youth Anti-Corruption Network will hold a major rally at the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC) this Sunday, December 9, International Anti-Corruption Day. More than 1,500 students from across Thailand will gather in front of the BACC at 3 p.m.http://www.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/12/06/more-than-1-500-university-students-to-rally-on-anti-corruption-day2013-11-29T04:52:46.750Z2013-11-29T04:52:46.750Z