Year 2020

Asian Research Center for Migration
International Conference “Weaving the Threads of Migration, Sustainable Development and The Pandemic” on 17 December

Bangkok Tribune
Series of dialogue forum (in Thai)
1: “Digital Disruption and a Push for Sound Public Policies” on 14 May,
2: “The State of the Environment in Post COVID-19 Our Wild, Our Climate” on 18 June,
3: “Ending Wildlife Trade and Habitat Exploitation in Post COVID-19 Our Wild, Our Climate” on 30 June,
4: “The Mekong Runs Dry? Governance in transition: A close look at current rules and geopolitics at play” on 29 July,
5: “Surge in Plastic Waste During COVID-19 and the Roadmap Towards Sustainable Plastic Waste Management” on 26 August,
6: A Ban on Toxic Farm Chemicals: Thailand’s Long Road to Food Safety and the “(safe) Kitchen of the World” on 30 September,
7: “Thailand’s Hazardous Waste Situation and Efforts to Clear the World’s Trash Bin” on 29 October,
8: “The Environmental Challenges under Thailand’s Constitutions: Progress and Setbacks” on 24 November,
9: “Green Recovery: Moving beyond the Pandemic” on 22 December

Focus on the Global South
Report launch “Trump and the Asia-Pacific: The Persistence of American Unilateralism” on 6 March

Fourcolours Film and Jaringan GUSDURian Thailand (GUSDURian Thailand Network or JKT)
Screening film “Kucumbu Tubuh Indahku” (Memories of My Body) on 14 November

Mekong Migration Network (MMN)
Photo exhibition “Resilience and Uncertainty: Mekong Migrant Workers Amid the Pandemic Downturn” on 15-20 December

Rapid Asia Co., Ltd. and TRIANGLE in ASEAN & Safe and Fair
Public discussion of “Public Attitudes Towards Migrant Workers in Asia” on 4 November

School of Global Studies, Thammasat University
Public info session of “Master of Arts in Social Innovation and Sustainability (MAS)” on 4 March and classes (Closed event) on “Health and Health Care in Southeast Asia” and “Migration in Southeast Asia”  for the Master Program students in Social Innovation & Sustainability on 6 and 8 March

The International Institute of Peace and Development Studies (IIPDS)
Lecture (Closed event) on “Gender, Peace and Security” on 3 March

CHCI Global Humanities Institute 2020-2021
Virtual webinar series of “New Migrant Worker Precarity under Covid-19, Repatriation” on 25 November

World Bank Group
Painting exhibition “Thailand Young Artists: Our Country, Our Future” on 21-26 January

Year 2019

  • ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR)
    Panel discussion “AICHR @10: A Better Future for Human Rights in ASEAN?” on 30 April
  • Asian Institute of Technology, Department of Development and Sustainability (AIT-DDS) 
    Class on Gender and Philanthropy in Southeast Asia” for the AIT Course “Gender, Enterprise and Organization” Students on 15 October
  • ATD Fourth World Thailand
    Panel discussion “The Hidden Dimensions of Poverty in Asia” on 14 November
  • Bangkok Social Research Club
    Lecture “Informal Architecture in South East Asian Cities” on 26 April
  • Beyond Food
    Panel discussion “Street Vendors and the Right to the City” on 29 March
  • Cemara 6 Gallery
    Painting exhibition “Perempuan-Perempuan Menggugat (Women of Indonesia Accuse) on 21-31 August in Indonesia
  • Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
    Panel discussion “How Safe is ASEAN for Women?” on 11 Sept
  • Cross-Cultural Foundation (CrCF), Association for the Prevention of Torture (APT) & Real Frame
    Photo exhibition “Gray Zones” during 11-23 June
  • Chulalongkorn University, Master in International Development Studies (MAIDS) & Very Inclusive Party (VIP)
    Short film screening and panel discussion “Double Discrimination: LGBTI Persons with Disabilities” on 6 April
  • Empower Foundation
    Photo exhibition and the opening “Sex Work is OUR Work” during 15-17 November
  • Forum for Family Planning and Development, Inc
    Learning exchange “Southeast Asian on Sexual and Reproductive Health” on 5 March
  • Graduate Institute Geneva (IHEID), The Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), and Chulalongkorn University Social Research Institute (CUSRI)
    Public speech on “Gender, Land and the Right to Food in Southeast Asia” on 22 July
  • Green Laos Community Volunteers (GLCV)
    Movie screening “Let’s Love” and discussion with the Director on “LGBTQI community in Laos” on 9 February
  • HomeNet South-East Asia
    Panel discussion “The Mirage of UHC for Informal Workers in Southeast Asia” on 12 September
  • Italian Embassy in Thailand
    The 5th event of the “The Rice of Southeast Asia” Series: Photo Exhibition “Rice Terraces in the Greater Mekong Sub-region” during 3-15 December
  • Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU) and Shoklo Malaria Research Unit (SMRU)
    Photo & art exhibition “In Our Voices: Health & Resilience along the Thailand-Myanmar Border” on 15-27 October
  • Manushya Foundation, United States Agency for International Development (USAID), FHI360: The Science of Improving Lives, and The International Center for Non-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
    Launch of the report “CSO Sustainability Index in Thailand” on 3 December
  • Mekong Migration Network (MMN) & Asian Institute of Technology, Department of Development and Sustainability (DDS)
    Panel discussion and launch of the report “Jobs in SEZs: Migrant Garment Factory Workers in the Mekong Region” on 3 July
  • Ruam Chauy
    Public forum “How We Talk About Sexual Assault” on 27 April
  • School of Global Studies, Thammasat University, Partners Asia, and BEAM Education Foundation
    Panel discussion “Creating Inclusive Education in Thailand’’ on 4 December
  • UNFPA, TICAH (Trust for Indigenous Culture and Health), Nest Collective, and the Performance Collective
    Africa-Asia Textile Exhibition “FABRIC OF BEING” at the ICPD25 Nairobi Summit on 12-14 November

Year 2018

  • Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD)
    Public talk “Visualizing Feminist Environmental Justice” on 5 August
  • Advocacy Network against Killings in the Philippines (ANAK)
    Public Talk “The Impact of Duterte’s Economic Policies on EFCs and Their Families” on 12 May
  • Asia Resource Foundation (ARF)
    Class (Closed Event) “Gender, Peace and Security” for the International Institute of Peace and Development Studies (IIPDS)
  • Bangkok Social Research Group
    Public discussion “Waste to Energy Industry: The Plight of Waste Management in Thailand” on 12 December
  • Chula Unisearch, Equity Initiative, The Atlantic Philanthropies, & China Medical Board
    Premiere of short documentary and panel discussion “Living Beyond “30 Baht”” on 20 July
  • Cross Cultural Foundation
    Public discussion: “Women in the Deep South” on 19 December
  • EarthRights International (ERI)
    Panel discussion and report launch “Earth Rights Defenders in Southeast Asia- Tackling the Challenges?” on 13 December
  • Embassy of Indonesia
    Shadow play “The Well and the Gold Nugget” by Jumaadi in collaboration with the “Shadow Factory” collective of East Java on 12-13 May
  • Embassy of Indonesia
    Movie screening “LIMA (FIVE)” on 25 July
  • Focus on the Global South
    Public discussion “SEZs in the Greater Mekong Sub-region: A Win-Win Solution? ” on 23 June
  • Foundation for the Rights of Disadvantaged Population & Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network (APRRN)
    Film screening: “The Staging Post” on 24 October
  • Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women (GAATW) & Asian Research Center for Migration (ARCM)
    Public discussion ‘”Life after Trafficking” on 10 May
  • Gusdurian & Fellowship Fund of Human Rights Program of Mahidol University
    Walk-in children and youth drawing competition “Coloring the World for Peace and Tolerance” on 15-16 December
  • Indonesian Institute of the Arts and Theater & Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia
    Traditional and contemporary performing arts “Dazzling Dances of Indonesia” on 14 January
  • MIG-RIGHT Project, GVC (Gruppo di Volontariato Civile), Labor Rights Promotion Network Foundation (LPN) & Legal Support for Children and Women (LSCW)
    Public discussion “Cambodia-Thailand Migration Management: Failing Migrants?” on 6 May
  • Partners Asia
    Public discussion “A Digital Revolution for Southeast Asian Women and Girls?” on 17 October and Book launch “Ensuring a Square Meal: Women and Food Security in Southeast Asia” on 1 December
  • Rapid Asia
    Public discussion “Outcomes of Labor Migration in Southeast Asia” on 20 January
  • The Advocacy Network against Killings in the Philippines (ANAK)
    Panel discussion “The Impact of Duterte’s Economic Policies on OFWs and their Families” on 12 May
  • The Equity Initiative (EI), Ashoka Thailand & Foundation for Leadership Development Network for Health (LN4H)
    Public discussion “Towards Justice in Health in ASEAN?” on 31 January
  • TIFA and Panna Foto Institute
    Photo exhibition “Scapegoating the Other in Jakarta” on 6-9 December
  • Transitional Justice Asia Networks (TJAN), Asia Justice and Rights (AJAR), The Cross Cultural Foundation (CrCF)
    Video screening and panel discussion “Demanding Accountability in Asia” on 11 September (preceded by two-day workshop for members)
  • World Vision
    Event series (Public discussion & Photo exhibition) “Born in Limbo” on 26 August & 4-9 September

Year 2017

  • Asiatopia International Performance Art and E-Shann Way Magazine
    Series of event on the “Rice of Southeast Asia”. Series 1st: Public lecture on “Origin of Tai Ancient Culture” on 13 May, 2nd: Art performance “Rice Tales” on 12 August, 3rd  : Music performance “Tarawangsa Harvesting Music”, and 4th Workshop to create “CACALAN: Balinese Rice-dough Offering Figures” on 14 October
  • Diaspora Network Thailand
    Angklung class on 8 and 22 April
  • Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Bangkok
    Contribution of Javanese royal dance for the “Facing Trance in Indonesia” on 18 February
  • E-Shann Ways Magazine
    1st public lecture “Origin of Tai Ancient Rice Culture” in the series event “Rice of Southeast Asia” on 13 May
  • Garaveck
    Art performance “Telling the stories of Laos” on 11 June
  • Gender and Development Studies, Department of Development and Sustainability, School of Environment, Resources and Development at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT)
    Class (Closed Event) on “Philanthropy in Southeast Asia” on 11 October
  • Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women (GAATW)
    Closed meeting of “GAATW-IS Consultation” on 9 November
  • Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies (IHRP), Mahidol University
    Book launching “When Blood and Bones Cry Out: The Soundscape of Healing and Reconciliation in Thai Society” (In Thai language) on 21 May
  • International Studies (ASEAN – China) Program, Thammasat University and Film Kawan
    Movie screening “Jihad Selfie” and public discussion “Preventing Extremism” on 17 June
  • Irene Diyah, Decita Tulyastri and Pungki Utami
    Launching and discussion of the book “Bangkok Rasa Lokal” on 25 June and 2 July
  • Jim Thompson Farm
    1st public lecture “Origin of Tai Ancient Rice Culture” in the series event “Rice of Southeast Asia” on 13 May
  • Master of Arts in International Development Studies (MAIDS) of Chulalongkorn Universities
    Orientation classes for MAIDS Students on ASEAN and Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) Regional Integration on 25 July
  • Migrating out of Poverty Research Programme Consortium, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Sussex
    Photo exhibition and panel discussion “Precarious Migration; Voices of Undocumented Cambodian Migrants” on 15 January
  • Night Crawlers of Manila
    Photojournalism “Against the Filipino War on Drugs” on 10 December
  • Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA)
    Creative workshop “Nurturing vs Punishingon 2 July
  • Southeast Asia Researcher Network on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SEARN) Initiative
    Regional workshop on “Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SEARN-SRHR)” on 3 October

Year 2016

  • Asiatopia
    Asiatopia Performance Conference Southeast Asia on 13-21 October
    Public lecture “LBGT Right under Siege in Indonesia” on 29 November
  • Asia Centre
    Inaugural Panel “Confronting Elusiveness: Demanding Accountability in Southeast Asia” with the Asia Centre on 25 June
  • Bangkok Arts and Culture Center (BACC)
    Asiatopia Performance Conference Southeast Asia on 13-21 October
  • Center for ASEAN Studies, Chiang Mai University
    Photo Exhibition and Documentary “The Campers: Micro-Cosmopolitanism of the Refugee’s World” 20 November
  • Chulalongkorn University, Political Sciences Faculty
    Book launching “Globaliation and Democracy in Southeast Asia” on 13 October
  • Chulalongkorn University, Southeast Asia Studies
    Lecture on migration in Southeast Asia for MA students on 25 November
  • Equity Initiative
    Panel discussion on migration, human rights and health on 16 August
  • Mekong Migrant Network (MMN)
    Panel discussion and photo exhibition “Beyond Tolerance: Living Together with Migrants” on 8 October. 
  • One Myanmar
    Documentary screening, panel discussion and book presentation on diversity in contemporary Myanmar on 17 and 18 December
  • Public Policy Studies Institute Foundation (PPSIF)
    2nd Conversation on Regional Development: Chinese Tourism in Southeast Asia: A Blessing for All? On 22 November
  • Southeast Asia Studies, School of Liberal Arts, Walailak University
    Thai-Regional Studies: Key Trends in ASEAN Research at Walailak University on 9 September
  • Thammasat University, MA Program in Global Health
    Lecture on impacts of ASEAN regional integration on health and health care for MA students