Sharing outcomes and experiences from Thailand and UK research collaboration to further understanding of the impacts of hydrometeorological hazards on the coast of Thailand
On 22 August 2022, members of the Thai Coast project team, led by Associate Professor Dr. Kanchana Nakhapakorn of Mahidol University, met Ambassador Pisanu Suvanajata at Sri Ayudhya Room, the Royal Thai Embassy, London, to introduce and update the progress of cooperation projects between Thailand and the UK on climate change issues through research collaboration. […]
Sharing knowledge and experience for vulnerability assessment of the Thai coast
At the invitation of the Thai Government’s Department of Marine and Coastal Resources (DMCR), Associate Professor Dr Kanchana Nakhaphakorn and the Thai project team have delivered a skills-enhancement training workshop ‘Knowledge on Coastal Resources’. The workshop, held on 27th July 2022, was attended by Deputy Director-General Pornsri Suthanarak and staff from the Coastal Resources Conservation […]
The Final Conference of the Thai Coast Project
The Final Conference of the Thai Coast Project attracted 100 delegates from seven countries, with almost half of them (45%) working in Government Agencies in Thailand and Vietnam.
CNA Correspondent: Thailand’s Ecological Efforts To Protect Coastlines From Over-Tourism
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kanchana Nakhapakorn, Director of Master of Science Program in Technology of Environmental Management, Faculty of Environment and Resource Studies, Mahidol University, explained the effects of coastal erosion in Thailand, and suggested ways to mitigate the problem (12:07 and 15:02), on “CNA Correspondent: Thailand’s Ecological Efforts To Protect Coastlines From Over-Tourism”, live streamed […]
Community Awareness Workshops
The final (4th) workshops under WP6 were conducted during January 24th-29th 2022 at Laem-Talumphuk Subdistrict and Koh-Phet Subdistrict, Nakhon Si Thammarat; and Klongprasong Subdistrict and Saladaan Subdistrict, Krabi. These subdistricts are the same sites where the 3rd workshops were done in 2021. The primary aim of the workshops has been to build community awareness on […]
Fruitful discussions at the project annual meeting
June 29 2021 Our project annual meeting, for the second year running has been held as a virtual meeting. Although we are now well used to virtual meetings we miss the opportunity to meet in person – under pre-pandemic circumstances our meeting would have been hosted by the Thai team at Mahidol University and would […]
World Café events at the project’s two study sites: Nakhon Si Thammarat Province and Krabi Province
March 29-31 2021 Dr Chalermpol Chamchan, leader of WP6, leads the 3rd set of Workshops at the project’s two study sites: Nakhon Si Thammarat Province and Krabi Province. The purpose of the workshops was to share and disseminate key findings of Work Packages 1-5 with to the local in order to build/strengthen their awareness towards […]
Ambiental’s approach to flood risk modelling
Ambiental’s specialist modelling experts are working with climate scientists and geomorphologists in WP1 and 2 to develop present day and future flood models for the project study sites.
2nd set of Workshops held at the project’s two study sites: Nakhon Si Thammarat Province and Krabi Province
Dr Chalermpol Chamchan, leader of WP6, leads the 2nd set of Workshops at the project’s two study sites: Nakhon Si Thammarat Province and Krabi Province. The workshops, organized under WP6, have disseminated and validated preliminary results from work packages 1 to 4 with stakeholders at provincial level in Nakhon Si Thammarat and Krabi.
Second virtual meeting held
The project team has held its second virtual meeting to review project progress and to plan forthcoming activities.