Mae Fah Luang Foundation jointly hosted the 2nd International Conference on Alternative Development (ICAD2) with the Office of the Narcotics Control Board, to further advance the conclusion of ICAD1 on the United Nations Guiding Principles on Alternative Development towards practical application among member states. World experts on alternative development convened in Thailand for study visits
The Mae Fah Luang Foundation, in collaboration with the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), organized the Bangkok Forum 2015 on Well-Being and Sustainable Development, attended by Dr. Shamshad Akhtar, Executive Secretary of ESCA P, and Professor Enrico Giovannini, Co-Chair of the UN Independent Expert Advisory Group on the Data Revolution
T he Mae Fah Luang Foundation received the 19th Nikkei Asia Prize, or ganized by Nikkei Inc, Japan , as an “Outstanding Organization for Culture and Community”.
The UN General Assembly (UNGA) adopted the United Nations Guiding Principles on Alternative Development (UNGPs on AD), borne out of the International Workshop and Conference on Alternative Development (ICAD) organized by the Mae Fah Luang Foundation and likeminded partners in Thailand in 2011. The UNGPs on AD serve as universal guidelines for countries to work
“Doi Tung VI” (2012-2018) commenced at Tachileik and Mong Hsat districts, Shan State, Myanmar.