On Friday, October 11, Sweden’s Ambassador to Thailand Klas Molin attended Plan International’s event “Because I am a Girl”, the Embassy wrote on its Facebook-page.
The event celebrated the International Day of the Girl.
Plan International has a long history of promoting the rights of the child in South East Asia.
The Swedish government supports the rights of women and girls around the world. In South East Asia, Sweden’s regional development cooperation stresses the rights of girls and women.
Read more about Plan International in Thailand here: http://plan-international.org/
In the photo (from left): Mrs. Maja Cubarrubia, Country Director of Plan Thailand, Ms. Kristie Kenney, United States ambassador to Thailand, Mrs. Paweena Hongsakul, the Minster of Social Development and principal of the Paweena Foundation, Mr. Abhisit Vejjajiva, Leader of Democrat Party, Thailand and Ms. Klas Molin, Swedish ambassador to Thailand.
Photo credits: Plan International Thailand
Source: The Embassy of Sweden in Thailand.