The general opinion would think of people from [developed countries] as well-mannered, courteous, and highly respect rule of law. This is conceivable as their countries’ law punish severely the wrongdoers and are usually enforced to the letters, making people do nothing else but simply obey it. [Thailand] As we know, many Thai laws are not followed to the letters. The law enforcement is too loose. This makes disorder and chaos so prevalent throughout the society.Read More »
Throughout the situation of Covid-19, security forces are the only group of people that is authorized to enter the area under 2 hours. However, in the area, there are no disabled people at all. Nonetheless, we are looking for the keepers of a white car. If you are the owner of this car please do contact us. As for the person who parks over the area, please notify them as following:Read More »
‘Thailand Common Restroom Standard’ Basic facilities must be at the highest standard and we can’t bear with it.
I got this photo from my friend who helps push the development of Thailand accessible facilities and he said that this restroom is “Perfect”. And I knew that as we’re all seeing the accessible restroom common standard as on picture shows, he meant to make a joke. After I saw the photo, I quickly responded his msg that “It’s not good enough”. So, I have to marked up the blind spots, all comments are from definitely from Thailand accessible law, also from my experiences:Read More »
Special lecture ‘Thailand Accessibility Situation and The development of society’ for Moving Forward Party
2 April 2021 The development of society will be achieved as long as the majority of people are willing to contribute and support the community itself. Although, the degrees of improvement and standards of living are highly dependent on speed as well as the quality of the city in terms of development. As a representative of ‘The People Society Networks for Sustainable Urban Development’ is consists of friends, persons with disabilities group of networks, and next-generation people who are interested. In addition, we also get the chance to present the information to the Move Forward Party of Thailand. In …Read More »
SRT’s double track rail, the station platform wasn’t made at the same level. What will affect the passengers?
We heard the news that the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) was building station platforms which were lower than most of new stations and a public transportation system where everyone has equal access is one of our topics that has been followed closely. “If we can transport, we can develop our lives” is the sentence that I always use. I don’t care if it’s high or low, all I want is that everyone can use it conveniently and safely without extra equipment. Reducing the complexity and difficulty during the use are enough.Read More »
Over the past few days – “I’m sooo oo busy”, today let me share an urgent news. 6 years of working for public, this is my first time that I have to be in Criminal Court. All the work that we have done can explain itself on how hard we have been working. I can’t talk more details as it will be disrespectful to the court. I would like to invite all of you to hear by yourself, joining the session with us on March 22nd, 2021 by 1PM at Ratchada Criminal Court. All the updates will be under this …Read More »
Lessons and learn from the city development project at Asoke intersection. As part of working team, today I’m going to share with you the physical gentrification at Asoke intersection.Read More »
30 Dec 2020 Site visited at Asok intersection and here are pictures updated. Check out detail on this link: https://www.accessibilityisfreedom.org/en/asoke-intersection-soon-welcome-people-for-all-with-unprecedented-convenience-safety-and-equality/Read More »
‘Asoke Intersection’ would soon welcome people for ALL with unprecedented convenience, safety, and equality. (Bangkok City’s Gentrification pilot project)
9 January 2021 “Accessibility Is Freedom” and “Infrastructure Thailand”, as civilian participants, joined with Bangkok Metropolitan Administrator (BMA) spearheaded by its young and visionary spokesman, Khun Earth (Mr. Pongsakorn Kwanmuang). We explored by foots throughout the vibrant Asoke Intersection, the heart and busiest part of this area. The agenda was how to design streets so that people of all ages and physical conditions could make a perfectly safe and convenient crossing. Asoke Intersection has been a place of our movements for many times. So we quite have an insights and practical recommendations to share. Detail what we’ve done plan:Read More »
I went to UNIQLO at Pattanakarn so I also take a look at the surrounding. 1. Accessible toilet: The toilet is good, clean and accords to Thai standard but UNIQLO is a Japanese brand and I hope to see Japanese standard. 2. Building Access: It is accessible. I do not usually see the floor on the inside and outside of the building level. This eliminates the concern for ramps. The inside is a flat ground.Read More »