The 3rd International Conference on Gross National Happiness Conference 2007, Nongkhai & Bangkok, Thailand

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เว็บไซต์ GNH ของเราเปิดพื้นที่เนื้อหาภาษาไทยแล้ว
ท่านสามารถเข้าได้จากเมนูหลัก "ไทย" หรือจากลิงค์ด้านล่างนี้


"I feel that there must be some convergence among nations on the idea of what the primary objective of development and progress should be - something Gross National Happiness seeks to bring about".

                    H.M. Jigme Khesar Wangchuck

Keynote Speeches

Keynote speeches, opening and closing remarks
Delivered between 27th and 28th of November 2007 Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand and in Nong Khai on 24th November 2007 by:
- Lyonpo Kinzang Dorji, Bhutnan PM
- Surayud Chulanont , Thailand PM
- Paiboon Wattanasiritham, Thailand, Deputy PM
- Sheldon Shaeffer, UNESCO
- Dr Surin Pitsuwan, ASEAN
- Jon Hall, OECD
- Dasho Kinley Dorji, Kuensel Corporation, Bhutan
- Dasho Karma Ura, Centre for Bhutan Studies, Bhutan
- Sulak Sivaraksa, SNF Foundation

Lyonpo Kinzang Dorji
His Excellency Prime Minster of Bhutan

Welcome address

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Surayud Chulanont
Prime Minister of Thailand 

Welcome address

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Paiboon Wattanasiritham

Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand 

Closing remarks
summarising the conference programme

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Sheldon Shaeffer
Director of the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Office in Bangkok

Keynote address:
'Learning to Transform: Fostering Change through a Chaordic Perspective'

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Dr Surin Pitsuwan

Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Thailand. Secretary General Designate of ASEAN


Keynote speech:
'Transformation in South East Asia: The importance of appropriate of human security indicators'

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Jon Hall,
Leader of OECD's Global Project on Measuring the Progress of Societies

Presentation and keynote speech:
'Measuring the Progress of Societies – An OECD Global Project'

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Dasho Kinley Dorji

Chief Editor and Managing Director, Kuensel Corporation, Bhutan

Closing keynote speech:
Bhutan and Gross National Happiness

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Dasho Karma Ura

Director of Centre for Bhutan Studies

Panel presentation:
Local and regional policy towards happiness and wellbeing


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Sulak Sivaraksa

President of Sathirakoses-Nagapradipa Foundation, Thailand

Conference Closing Speech

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