March 16, 2020

BANGKOK, Thailand - On 16 March 2020, Manushya Foundation in collaboration with ALTSEAN-Burma, the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Thailand, Women’s Fund Asia, the International Women’s Rights Action Watch Asia Pacific (IWRAW-AP) and Seagull: Human Rights,...

March 2, 2020

BANGKOK, Thailand -- On 2 March 2020, Manushya Foundation convened a meeting with experts from diverse Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), grassroots communities and academia to discuss the sustainability of the CSO sector in Thailand, covering the year 2019. The meeti...

December 18, 2019

SAIBURI, Thailand – 18 December 2019 - Areas along the Saiburi River in Pattani Province in Thailand’s Deep South, are heavily exploited by business actors. These areas are rich in natural resources and are significant for local communities to sustain their livelihood...

December 17, 2019

THEPA, Thailand – 17 December 2019 - The Green World Network, a community network in Songkhla Province in Southern Thailand, has been fighting to protect their community rights, natural resources, and their environment from unsustainable development. The Network has pr...

December 3, 2019

BANGKOK, Thailand – On 3 December 2019, Manushya Foundation, USAID, FHI360, and ICNL launched Thailand’s CSO Sustainability Index (CSOSI) Report of 2018 with the participation of community leaders, CSO experts, and development partners. The launch was a great opportuni...

November 25, 2019

3 December 2019, 6.00 PM to 8.00 PM

SEA Junction

On 3 December 2019, Manushya Foundation in collaboration with USAID, FHI360, ICNL and SEA Junction will launch a report on the CSO Sustainability Index in Thailand where it will be the opportunity to discuss whether the le...

October 31, 2019

Welcoming the First NAP on Business & Human Rights in Asia, while highlighting the need to engage in the UN Binding Treaty on Transnational Corporations and Other Business.   

Bangkok, Thailand - On 31 October 2019, Manushya Foundation met with Ms. Nareeluc Paircha...

October 30, 2019

Engaging with political parties to ensure Thailand’s Cybersecurity Act has a human-rights based approach, upholding freedom of expression and privacy in line with international standards

Bangkok, Thailand - On 30 October 2019, Manushya Foundation presented its Study tit...

September 30, 2019

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Study on Cybersecurity Act recommends amendments to the Act to uphold International Human Rights Standards

On 23 September 2019, a study launched by Manushya Foundation in collaboration with the Embassy of the K...

September 26, 2019

BANGKOK, Thailand – On 25 September 2019, Manushya Foundation and the Indigenous Women’s Network of Thailand (IWNT), in partnership with the Canadian Embassy under the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives, convened the launch of the community-led and participatory researc...

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Launch of the Book “Women’s Voices Across Boundaries”

March 16, 2020

Experts Panel Meeting held to discuss the Civil Society Organization Sustainability Index (CSOSI) for Thailand in 2019

March 2, 2020

The Working Group for Monitoring on International Mechanisms and Saiburi River Basin Youth Network’s Public Forum: Presenting findings of their commun...

December 18, 2019

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Founded in 2017, Manushya Foundation serves as a bridge to engage, mobilise, and empower agents of change by: connecting humans through inclusive coalition building and; by developing strategies focused at placing local communities’ voices in the centre of human rights advocacy and domestic implementation of international human rights obligations and standards.


Manushya Foundation strengthens the solidarity and capacity of communities and grassroots to ensure they can constructively raise their own concerns and provide solutions in order to improve their livelihoods and the human rights situation on the ground.