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Press Release : Thailand Ratifies ILO Convention No. 111 on Discrimination (Employment and Occupation)

On 13 June 2017, Mr. Sek Wannamethee, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Thailand to the United Nations Office and other International Organizations in Geneva, accompanied General Sirichai Distakul, Minister of Labour, to deposit the instrument of ratification of the International Labour Organization (ILO) Convention No. 111 on Discrimination (Employment and Occupation), 1958 to Mr. Guy Ryder, Director-General of ILO, on behalf of the Royal Thai Government. The ratification reassures Thailand’s commitments in protecting persons from all forms of discrimination in employment in compliance with international labor standards. This is the 17th ILO Convention that Thailand has ratified, which will enter ...

MFA Press Release: Thailand acceded to the UN’s Fish Stock Agreement

On 28 April 2017, H.E. Mr. Virachai Plasai, the Ambassador and Thailand’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York met with Mr. Santiago Villalpando, Chief of Treaty Section, the United Nations in New York to present the Instrument of Accession of the Kingdom of Thailand to the United Nations Agreement for the Implementation of the Provisions of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of 10 December 1982 relating to the Conservation and Management of Straddling Fish Stocks and Highly Migratory Fish Stocks 1995 or UN Fish Stock Agreement (UNFSA). The UNFSA is a key ...

Infographic: Sustainable and Ethical Seafood from Thailand

MFA Press Release: Thailand’s Accession to the Southern Indian Ocean Fisheries Agreement (SIOFA)

  On 21 April 2017, Mr. Sompong Nimchuar, Minister (Agricultural Affairs) / Permanent Representative to FAO, and Mr. Songchai Chaipatiyut, Minister Counsellor, Royal Thai Embassy in Rome, met with Mr. Antonio Tavares, Director of FAO Legal Office, to present the Instrument of Accession of the Kingdom of Thailand to the Southern Indian Ocean Fisheries Agreement (SIOFA). The SIOFA is an agreement establishing a regional fisheries management organization (RFMO) which manages fishing of non-tuna species and to combat illegal fishing in the southern Indian Ocean. The accession will come into effect in 30 days. The accession to the SIOFA will allow Thailand to ...

Highlights of Progress: Fisheries Monitoring Center now fully operational

Development of a fully functioning Fisheries Monitoring Center (FMC) has always been at the core of Thailand’s efforts towards an effective Monitoring, Control and Surveillance (MCS) mechanism. Since 2015, Thailand has made continuous improvements in both technical and organisational components of the ad-hoc VMS center which has recently been upgraded to be a fully functioning FMC.  The FMC is now fully operational as the central command and control center for all MCS activities. The FMC works closely with PIPO centers, observers on-board, and relevant inspection units including aquatic animals inspection unit, fisheries patrol unit, and Thailand Maritime Enforcement Coordinating Center (THAI-MECC) ...

Highlight of Progress: Control of Overseas Fishing and Transshipment Vessels

To further strengthen the control of fishing activities outside the Thai waters, Thailand’s Department of Fisheries has recently issued a number of Notifications imposing measures regarding monitoring, control and surveillance of Thai overseas fishing and transshipment vessels as follows: 1. Notification on Criteria and Period for Overseas Fishing Vessels to Return to Port 2017 which came into effect on 2 February 2017, requires all Thai overseas fishing vessels in the Indian Ocean to immediately return to ports within 30 days. All fishing and transshipment activities are prohibited on the return trip. As a result, all 14 overseas fishing vessels and 2 ...

 

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