Thailand

The Asia Foundation has worked in Thailand since 1954. In cooperation with partners in government, civil society, academia, and the private sector, the Foundation promotes peaceful conflict resolution, encourages citizen engagement in the political process, and supports innovative programs that help to build more responsive and transparent systems of governance throughout the country. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Thai people over the recent passing of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, Thailand’s beloved monarch, during this period of mourning.

 

Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) Training Package

Co-developed by The Asia Foundation, The Department of Water Resource, and Kasetsart University, this IWRM curriculum, Thailand’s first of its kind, is tailored for river basin organizations and multi-stakeholder in the river basins. It is structured as a two-part package; a) fundamental concept and principles behind the basin approach to water management, guiding principles of basin planning and how it differs from other planning, application of this approach elsewhere in other contexts, and processes and practical steps to apply the approach; and b) application to Thachine River Basin—this 9-chapter part includes all key information about Thachine and provides overview of the basin using an integrated approach, with exercises and ready-to-use power point presentations included in every chapter.

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