http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases2014-08-02T00:51:12.198ZPress ReleasesAdobe CQPost-2015: the global conversation continues with new dialogues in 50 firstname.lastname@example.orgThe United Nations Development Group (UNDG) which unites 32 UN funds and programmes, including the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), announced yesterday its plan to launch Dialogues on Implementation of the Post-2015 development agenda in initially 50 countries.http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/03/05/post-2015-the-global-conversation-continues-with-new-dialogues-in-50-countries2014-03-05T02:22:30.945Z2014-03-05T02:22:30.945ZNew UNDP handbook boosts Thailand's resilience against natural email@example.comA new Thai handbook on Disaster Risk Reduction, produced by UNDP Thailand and the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM), aims to reduce the impact of future disasters on Thai people.http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/01/30/new-undp-handbook-boosts-thailand-s-resilience-against-natural-disaster2014-02-04T03:52:08.816Z2014-02-04T03:52:08.816ZUN opens global call for nominations to identify local sustainable development solutions that can change the world firstname.lastname@example.orgA United Nations-led partnership that “shines a spotlight” on local sustainable development innovations today launched its global call for nominations for the Equator Prize 2014.
Nominations are open from 146 countries, including Thailand, through March 22, 2014.http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/01/22/un-opens-global-call-for-nominations-to-identify-local-sustainable-development-solutions-that-can-change-the-world-2014-01-29T05:57:10.985Z2014-01-29T05:57:10.985ZOfficials learn why public financing is key to environmental policies at Bangkok email@example.comMore than 70 officials from key agencies in Thailand learnt more about Climate Change Finance at a workshop organized by UNDP and the Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy and Planning (ONEP).http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/11/29/officials-learn-why-public-financing-is-key-to-environmental-policies-at-bangkok-workshop2014-01-31T01:32:38.917Z2014-01-31T01:32:38.917ZThailand's journey to universal HIV/AIDS treatment inspires other ASEAN countries firstname.lastname@example.orgThailand's journey to providing treatment and care to people living with HIV and AIDS was the subject of a panel discussion at the 11th International Congress on AIDS in ASIA and the Pacific (ICAAP).http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/11/20/thailand-s-journey-to-universal-hiv-aids-treatment-inspires-other-asean-countries-2014-01-29T08:39:53.772Z2014-01-29T08:39:53.772ZPolice as agents of change in reducing HIV/AIDS stigma in Thailandnoemail@noemail.orgleah.oatwayRecognizing the critical role of law enforcement agencies in the HIV response, UNDP Thailand has scaled up an innovative learning programme in partnership with the Royal Thai Police. http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/09/25/police-as-agents-of-change-in-reducing-hiv-aids-stigma-in-thailand2014-02-04T02:24:14.299Z2014-02-04T02:24:14.299ZUNDP 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.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/06/20/undp-sponsored-anti-corruption-network-wins-best-practice-by-world-economic-forum2013-11-29T04:45:36.920Z2013-11-29T04:45:36.920ZUNDP 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.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/03/15/undp-report-lists-thailand-among-asia-s-fastest-growing2013-03-15T04:06:03.889Z2013-03-15T04:06:03.889ZPrime 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.th.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.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/12/06/more-than-1-500-university-students-to-rally-on-anti-corruption-day2013-11-29T04:52:46.750Z2013-11-29T04:52:46.750ZWorkshop to build health care capacity for HIV-related treatment in four ASEAN firstname.lastname@example.orgThe United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Thailand International Development Cooperation Agency (TICA), and the National Health Security Office will host a regional workshop for health experts in Bangkok 26-29 November to examine Thailand’s landmark Universal Health Coverage (UHC) programme, with an aim to build capacity in their respective countries on HIV/AIDS treatment and care services.
http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/11/26/workshop-to-build-health-care-capacity-for-hiv-related-treatment-in-four-asean-countries2013-11-29T04:54:06.841Z2013-11-29T04:54:06.841ZAnti-corruption themed art exhibit planned for December email@example.comTwenty three universities from across Thailand will participate in a special anti-corruption themed art exhibition sponsored by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) starting on International Anti-Corruption Day, December 9 at the Bangkok Art and Culture Center (BACC).http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/11/19/anti-corruption-themed-art-exhibit-planned-for-december-92013-11-29T05:01:41.297Z2013-11-29T05:01:41.297ZRising Urban Poverty and Inequality Hindering Asian Cities Ability to Tackle Climate Changenoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulAsia’s cities are central to the world’s battle against climate change. With the dual challenges of supporting the urban poor to adapt and reduce emissions, cities hold the keys to a sustainable and inclusive future. This was the message from a meeting of Mayors and Senior Officials from 10 city governments across Asia hosted by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat).http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/10/29/rising-urban-poverty-and-inequality-hindering-asian-cities-ability-to-tackle-climate-change2013-11-29T05:02:47.017Z2013-11-29T05:02:47.017ZThailand and UNDP launch initiative to boost disaster management firstname.lastname@example.orgIn late 2011, flood waters swept through Thailand, affecting more than 11 million people. A year has passed since floodwaters inundated most of the country and metropolitan Bangkok, but the Royal Thai Government and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are determined to make the heavy toll of natural disasters a thing of the past. The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation and UNDP have launched a new initiative to boost the capacity of the Department to be able to respond to large-scale floods and other natural disasters.http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/09/21/thailand-and-undp-launch-initiative-to-boost-disaster-management-capacity2013-11-29T05:05:13.281Z2013-11-29T05:05:13.281ZUNDP offers six-point plan to fast-track women in politics in Asia-Pacificnoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulBANGKOK— It will take 50 years for gender balance to be achieved in Asia-Pacific national legislatures if the increase in women’s participation in parliaments remains at the current pace, says a UN Development Programme (UNDP) study released this week. Economic progress will be limited without equal opportunity for men and women to influence political and economic decision-making, according to the report, which offers a six-step action plan to fast-track women into politics.
http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/09/20/undp-offers-six-point-plan-to-fast-track-women-in-politics-in-asia-pacific2013-12-04T08:05:19.092Z2013-12-04T08:05:19.092ZJoint partnership means 10,000 police willl receive HIV stigma prevention email@example.comAs many as 10,000 junior Thai police officers per year will soon receive education on HIV/AIDS stigma and discrimination due to a new partnership signed today, 17 September, by the Royal Thai Police, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Foundation for AIDS Rights and the Department of Rights Protection of Ministry of Justice.http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/09/17/10-000-police-to-be-trained-on-hiv-aids-stigma2013-12-04T08:04:21.311Z2013-12-04T08:04:21.311ZUNDP and private-sector anti-corruption network sign firstname.lastname@example.orgThe growing coalition against corruption in Thailand got a major boost when UNDP and the Anti-Corruption Network signed a partnership declaration.http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/08/23/undp-and-private-sector-anti-corruption-network-sign-partnership2013-12-04T08:03:23.367Z2013-12-04T08:03:23.367ZLuc Stevens named new UN chief in Thailandnoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulOn 1 July, the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon named Mr. Luc Stevens as United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Thailand.http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/08/01/stevens-named-new-un-chief-in-thailand2013-12-04T08:02:12.114Z2013-12-04T08:02:12.114ZUNDP Thailand launches new email@example.comThe UNDP Country Office in Thailand launched its brand new website this week—and became the first country office to finish a UNDP web project that will encompass more than 160 country offices across the globe.http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/07/18/undp-thailand-launches-new-website2013-12-04T08:01:20.376Z2013-12-04T08:01:20.376ZRoyal Thai Government, UN sign joint five-year action plan to build resilience, creativity, and equity in Thailandnoemail@noemail.orgsaranya.tanvanaratskulThe United Nations and the Royal Thai Government sealed their commitment to work together to achieve the goals set out in the 11th National Economic and Social Development Plan today at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.http://www.th.undp.org/content/thailand/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2012/06/06/royal-thai-government-un-sign-joint-five-year-action-plan-to-build-resilience-creativity-and-equity-in-thailand2013-12-04T08:00:22.090Z2013-12-04T08:00:22.090Z