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Kuanruthai Siripatthanakosol

May 14, 2019

Dr.Siripatthanakosol is currently a National Program Manager for Thailand at International Labour Organization (ILO), Bangkok; Tripartite Action to Protect Migrant Workers from Labour Exploitation (The ILO TRIANGLE in ASEAN Programme). The program is a partnership between the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), the Global Affairs Canada (GAC), and the International Labour Organization (ILO). For the past 8 years as the National Project Coordinator, the project has achieved its project outcomes in providing technical supports and assistance to the formulation/amendment of law and policy on labour related issues such as social security, workmen’s compensation and protection measures under national labour law to covering international migrant workers. Through 17 years of professional experience working with various international organizations, and academic and research institutions, Dr.Siripatthanakosol has acquired a vast understanding and expertise on issues related to international labor standards, transnational crime, governance, environment, sustainability and compliance, along with an excellent professional network. Dr.Siripatthanakosol received her Ph.D. in International Law from Newcastle Law School, Newcastle University in UK, an LL.M. from Thammasat University, an LL.M. (with merit) from University of Warwick, an M.A. in Anthropology from Chulalongkorn University, and an M.A. in Political Science from Ramkhamhaeng University, Thailand.