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Thailand: Preparing To Recover And Moving Towards a 'New Normal'

Organizer(s) United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Asia and Pacific United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Office in Incheon for Northeast Asia and Global Education and Training Institute for Disaster Risk Reduction
The speakers in the webinar

By invitation only.

Event language(s)
  • English

Organized by UNDRR Asia-Pacific for the UN Resident Coordinator's Office in Thailand, this 90-minute webinar will showcase practical experiences and knowledge on how the Republic of Korea is preparing to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic as it moves towards potential relaxation of COVID-19 social and business restrictions. This practical sharing of knowledge will inform the Government of Thailand and development partners in Thailand as they prepare for COVID-19 recovery.


Ms. Loretta Hieber-Girardet
Chief of UNDRR Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

Welcoming Remarks

Ms. Gita Sabharwal
UN Resident Coordinator of Thailand

Mr. Soonthorn Chaiyindeepum, Deputy Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Thailand

Key Speakers

Mr. Dae-Joong Lee, Director of Development Finance Division,
Ministry of Economy and Finance (MOEF) – Republic of Korea

Dr. Wang-Jun Lee, M.D., PhD. CEO & Chairman of Myoungji Hospital, Myoungji Medical Foundation. Executive Chairman,
Korean Hospital Association

Dr. Chawetsan Namwat, Director, Office of HIV/AIDS Vaccine Trial, Department of Disease Control
Thailand Ministry of Public Health

Relevant case studies and reports published by the Korean Ministry of Economy and Finance:


Document links last validated on: 25 June 2020

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