In Conversation - Mechai Viravaidya 1999 Unaids Ambassador
24 October, 2016
Bowlers Club 99 York St
Thai Students Society
Join us as we listen to Mechai Viravaidya, Honorary Officer of the Order of Australia and the 1999 UNAIDS Ambassador as he takes us through his journey from University of Melbourne graduate to becoming the chief architect in Family Planning and HIV prevention; building Thailand's comprehensive national HIV/AIDS prevention policy which has seen HIV infections reduce by 90% and oversaw one of the most rapid declines in population growth in the modern era.
A pioneer in Thailand's social mobilization and community development efforts Mechai has endeavored to eradicate poverty where others have fallen short and is Village Development Partnership has seen the empowerment of community, income generation, health, environment and education. Come and discover how his amazing contributions have transformed the face of Thailand, and how you can create a lasting impact in your community or field.
This is a FREE event some come down for this once in a lifetime opportunity to engage with one of Thailand's forefront activists in the Humanitary Development of Thailand.
Please register here; https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/in-conversation-mechai-viravaidya-tickets-28643059161