... pollution, biodiversity loss), which require the international community to think more progressively and innovatively how to address the challenges.
In addition, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs also announced the candidature of Thailand to the HRC for the term 2025-2027, which has been endorsed as the candidate of ASEAN. Such candidature reflects Thailand’s unwavering commitment to advance the promotion and protection of human rights nationally, regionally and globally and to improve the ...
... and experiences. The summary of the seminar will be reported to the Human Rights Council at its 54th session.
After the event, DG Pintaruchi also met with the Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights to discuss and exchange views on human rights in Thailand, cooperation between Royal Thai Government and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and the review process of the HRC as well as the treaty bodies.
... activities on “Thailand’s implementation of recommendations and voluntary pledges under the first cycle of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 2012 – 2014”, of which he highlighted Thailand’s three years progress on the UPR. The UPR serves as the HRC’s reviewing mechanism on overall human rights situation. Thailand is scheduled to present the report of the national UPR at the second cycle of the 25th UPR Working Group in 2016.
Mr. Phuangketkeow, who was former President of the Human Rights Council for 2010 – 2011, took part in the debate on the Human ...
... House of Representatives on 24 August 2022 and will be further proceeded and will come into effect 120 days after its announcement in the Royal Gazette.
Both sides widely and constructively shared views and experiences which reflected Thailand’s continued commitment and determination to constructively engage with international organizations and mechanisms, including special procedures under the HRC, with a view to further promote and protect human rights both domestically and internationally.
nd Session of the Human Rights Council
, Mrs. Pornpimol Kanchanalak, Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, in the capacity of Special Envoy of the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, attended the high-level segment of the
nd Session of the Human Rights Council (HRC) in Geneva, Switzerland.
On this occasion, the Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs delivered interventions in two high-level meetings, namely:
The Annual high-level panel discussion on human rights mainstreaming in the theme “A reflection ...
Thailand presented its first national report on the human rights situation in the country at the 12th Session of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working Group. The report was adopted at the 19th Session of the Human Rights Council (HRC) in March 2012. Thailand received a total of 172 recommendations, 134 of which have been accepted in whole or in part. In addition, Thailand also made 8 voluntary pledges on the promotion and protection of human rights.
The Cabinet approved our accepted recommendations ...
... signing of the Convention can be seen as part of the implementation of Thailand’s commitments and voluntary pledges declared in its candidature for membership of the Human Rights Council (HRC) for the term 2010-2013. In addition, as part of the Thailand’s review under the HRC’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) process in October 2011, Thailand announced a number of voluntary pledges, which included signing the Convention on the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance. The Convention will ...
... latter congratulated Foreign Minister Surapong on Thailand’s achievements in promoting and protecting human rights. During Thailand’s Presidency of the Human Rights Council, it encouraged the Council to work closely with all stakeholders and led the ... ... vulnerable groups -- through the support of the first resolution on sexual orientation and gender identity and bringing to the HRC’s attention the situation of women in prisons -- but also initiated a resolution to build common ground on the value of ...