The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) commemorated the centenary of the birth of Her Royal Highness the Princess Mother as the world’s “Great Personality in Public Service.” The Doi Tung Development Project achieved financial self-sustainability, with profits from its social enterprises being used to cover operational costs and additional social development programs
Education development began at Ban Kha Yaeng Patana School, Doi Tung Development Project, with the introduction of Constructionism into the curriculum whereby children “learn by doing” and “learn by making”.
His Majesty the King accepted the Mae Fah Luang Foundation under his Royal Patronage after the passing of Her Royal Highness the Princess Mother in 1995.
The Mae Fah Luang Garden received the PATA Gold Award from the Pacific Asia Tourism Association under the Tourism Development category.
The Pha Mee Drug Detoxification and Rehabilitation Center was founded to provide treatment for over 500 drug addicts and to prepare them to re-enter society with dignity.