Chairman Circle 2017 – 2

CC-flyer-2017-2c-04“ASEAN and SDG4: Education and Disasters” 

The Human Development Forum Foundation (HDFF), a Thai Foundation focused on human security issues, is co-hosting a half-day forum with The Asia Foundation (TAF) to promote further understanding and awareness of ASEAN .

Our vision is to address the needs of communities in the framework of Human Security issues in order to create new opportunities to empower and strengthen the capacities of people. We seek to reach all levels of society from grassroots to top leaders.

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Speakers:  

1.) “Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Assistance and Security – a widely overlook issue by Christopher Ankersen, Ph.D. Chief Security and Safety Section Bangkok, United Nations Department of Safety and Security Chief, Security and Safety Section.

2.) “Girls in Disaster – case study Philippines” by Benigno C. Balgos, Lecturer,  Development Studies Program, Ateneo de Manila.

3) “Giving Children a better chance to survive natural disasters – ASEAN Safe School Initiative -” by Nghia Trinh Trong, Regional Safe School Coordinator, Plan International Asia Regional Office.

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Date: Wednesday, 07 June 2017

Time: 08:30 – 12:15

Location:   AETAS Hotel Lumpini, 1030 Thanon Rama IV, แขวง สี่แยกมหานาค Khet Sathon, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10120

AETAS is 130 meters away from MRT Lumpini Station  with  only 3 minutes walk head southeast from MRT station on  Rama 4 Rd (ถนน พระรามที่ 4) 

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Event is free of all charge.  Lunch and Coffee breaks included!

Download Registration Form Here.

Download Full Event Programme Here.

Questions or Concerns? Please direct your inquiry to info@hdff.org or hdff.isabelo@gmail.com

We Look Forward to Seeing You at The Forum! 

03 March 2017 – Chairman’s Circle

Chairman’s Circle Strategic Forum 2017

“ASEAN @ 50”

 

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Chairman Circle 2017

On March 03 2017,the Human Development Forum Foundation organized its first Chairman’s Circle Strategic Forum for the year 2017 with the theme of “ASEAN @ 50”, which was graciously sponsored by The Asia Foundation as previous events in the last four years. H.E. Mary Jo A. Bernardo – Aragon, the Philippine Ambassador to the Royal Kingdom of Thailand also participated in the event as well as some Deputy Head of Missions. About 50 interested participants from different Foreign Embassies, (I)NGO’s, UN agencies, and independent journalists both based in Thailand and abroad, joined the forum and also shared their own insights towards each respected topics that were given..

Mr. Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Fellow at the Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS) at Chulalongkorn University, an ASEAN scholar with also more than two decades work experience as a journalist for The Nation, gave his topic as the 1st panelist: “Quo Vadis ASEAN? 50 years and what will come next?” and Mr. John Brandon, the Senior Director of The Asia Foundation’s International Relations Program, as well as being the Associate Director of the Washington, DC office, presented his topic “New US Presidency and ASEAN” as the 2nd panelist.

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Chairman Circle Forum 2017

Chairman Circle Forum – 2017

ASEAN at 50

The Human Development Forum Foundation (HDFF), a Thai Foundation focused on human security issues, is co-hosting a half-day forum with The Asia Foundation (TAF) to promote further understanding and awareness of ASEAN .

Our vision is to address the needs of communities in the framework of Human Security issues in order to create new opportunities to empower and strengthen the capacities of people. We seek to reach all levels of society from grassroots to top leaders.


 


Speakers:

1.) “Quo Vadis ASEAN? 50 years and what will come now?” by Mr. Kavi Chongkittavorn, ASEAN Scholar, The Nation.

2.) “New US Presidency and ASEAN” by Mr. John Brandon, Senior Director, International Relations Program; Associate Director, Washington, D.C., The Asia Foundation.

Date: Friday, 03 March 2017

Time: 08:30-12:15

Location: Aloft Bangkok-Sukhumvit 11, 35 Sukhumvit Soi 11,Sukhumvit Road,Klongtoey-nua, Wattana Bangkok 10110  

Event is free of all charge.  

Lunch and Coffee breaks included!

Download Registration Form Here.

Download Full Event Programme Here.

Questions or Concerns? Please direct your inquiry to info@hdff.org or hdff.isabelo@gmail.com

We Look Forward to Seeing You at The Forum!