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  • OPINION

    SDGs require balanced power ties

    News, Vitit Muntarbhorn, Published on 19/03/2018

    » One of the heartening aspects of international relations in recent years was the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a global framework for action in 2015. The aim is to attain 17 goals in the fifteen year period by 2030. There has been a great "buy-in" in that states have committed to these goals without exception.

  • BUSINESS

    Toward global compacts on refugees and migrants

    Asia focus, Vitit Muntarbhorn, Published on 29/01/2018

    » 2018 is a significant year for the global community to converge on two commitments: the Global Compact on Refugees and the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration. The seeds for these agreements were sown in 2016 when leaders adopted the New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants which called for an international framework for cooperation by 2018. The current momentum is to adopt such compacts in the latter half of 2018, and Thailand has been completing a round of discussions as potential inputs.

  • OPINION

    UN must be resolute on Syria

    News, Vitit Muntarbhorn, Published on 20/10/2014

    » The war in Syria is deteriorating by the day and wreaks havoc on the daily lives of the population. In its destructive path, there is a vortex of bloody violations enmeshed with increasing extremism. The underlying challenge is this: What is the role of the UN Security Council in tackling this devastating mess?

  • OPINION

    Giving content to the 'rule of law'

    News, Vitit Muntarbhorn, Published on 02/05/2013

    » The term "rule of law" has been invoked increasingly in recent years as governments and civil society grapple with challenges facing their relationship.

  • OPINION

    Glimmers of hope for human rights gains

    News, Vitit Muntarbhorn, Published on 21/09/2012

    » Asean has now established various mechanisms to promote and protect human rights in the region.

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