On 9 January 2012, H.E. Mr. Norachit Sinhaseni, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Thailand to the United Nations, duly authorized and empowered by the Royal Thai Government, signed the International Convention
On 9 January 2012, H.E. Mr. Norachit Sinhaseni, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Thailand to the United Nations, duly ...
... hailed as the “crown jewel” of the Human Rights Council, would be completed during this current session.
The contributions of individual member states have been crucial in moving the Council forward and, as a member of the Council since 2010, Thailand itself has tried to be a responsible member by taking a progressive and constructive approach in its engagement with the human rights body. In fact, when Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul met with Ms. Navanethem Pillay, UN High Commissioner ...
... the Human Rights Council (HRC) in Gevena, Switzerland.
On this occasion, the Permanent Secretary met with Mrs. Navanethem Pillay, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights to explain the current situation on Thai politics, and to reaffirm Thailand’s commitment to the principles of the international human rights obligation, as well as the campaign for Thailand’s membership in the Human Rights Council term 2015 – 2017. During the discussion, the High Commissioner acknowledged the explanation ...
Highlights of Thailand’s implementation of recommendations and voluntary pledges under the first cycle of the Universal Periodic Review 2012-2014 (Mid-term update)
Thailand presented its first national report on the human rights situation in the ...
... would like to begin by extending my warmest congratulations to the President of the Council, Ambassador Baudelaire Ndong Ella of Gabon. Having at one time sat where he is sitting now, I know how demanding the task can be. Rest assured that you have Thailand’s fullest support.
H.E. Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand
at the High-level Segment of the 25th Session of the Human Rights Council
Geneva, 6 March 2014
... Commission on the Status of Women (CSW).
Session of the CSW to be convened in March 2015 will mark 20
Anniversary of the adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action. The endorsement for such distinguished position has reaffirmed Thailand’s active role in working toward the advancement of the rights of women as well as the protection and promotion of human rights, which is well recognized by the international community and the Asia-Pacific countries in particular.
The Commission ...