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Field of Work: Human Rights
Montri Sintawichai has created a community-based system to shelter abused children and help their families, the first of its kind in Thailand. He is building a public sense of responsibility for children's needs and improved social services for families.
Field of Work: Economic Development
The costs and probable unsustainability of the unrestrained Green Revolution for the 64 percent of Thais dependent on the land for survival have become increasingly apparent. Day-Cha Siripatra is organizing a national movement that is gradually adapting, demonstrating and spreading alternative forms of agriculture that are safer and that will keep the land productive over...
Field of Work: Environment
Sathorn is launching an alternative non-formal education program - called the "Under the Tree School Project" - in southern Thailand which integrates Buddhism, environmental and cultural studies to foster creative thinking and respect for nature among Thailand's youth.
Field of Work: Economic Development
Ruang Sooksawasdi, a teacher turned developer from northern Thailand, is creating an increasingly interlocked web of organizational, nonformal education and savings and loan mechanisms to give small, chiefly landless farmers independence and an escape route to growth and financial independence.
Field of Work: Human Rights
Sompong Srakaew is integrating marginalized migrant children into the Thai education system and local communities. He is protecting them from threats of human trafficking and labor abuse, while providing avenues for career advancement, resulting in harmonious coexistence between migrant communities and Thai society.
Field of Work: Civic Engagement
Working against the prevailing apathy of youth in Thailand,   Sreesunpagit nurtures young leaders to articulate new ideas for social development and connects them to the resources and skills they need to bring their ideas to life.
Field of Work: Human Rights
Somboon Srikhamdokkhae is addressing the issue of occupational health and safety in Thailand. She has created an organization that acts as a self-help network for people afflicted with occupational illnesses and as a lobbying group to draw national attention to an issue that has thus far been considered taboo in Thai society.
Field of Work: Human Rights
Teerawat Sripathomsawad is reforming disability care in Thailand from a centralized medical model to one founded on personal care and independent living. Weaving together peer counseling, services at the neighborhood level, and access to personal assistants, Teerawat helps the disabled gain control over their own destinies.
Field of Work: Economic Development
In some of Thailand's most threatened natural resource areas, Payong Srithong is combining modern farming techniques with local wisdom to help farmers reconnect their livelihood with the health of their natural environment.
Field of Work: Economic Development
By promoting cloth-weaving and natural dying, Poonsap Suanmuang, a chemist, is demonstrating how village women can develop both income generating skills and environmental consciousness–and greatly empower themselves in the process. In marketing these products, she is also creating public awareness of the value of traditional methods of weaving and dying.