Organizers

UN

Sustainable Development Goals

8. Decent Work and Economic Growth
9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
16. Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Contact Information

onwara.poonsombat@one.un.org

24 July 2020 | 9:30am - 10:45am
Young entrepreneurs in the Deep South – building community resilience under COVID

The United Nations in Thailand cordially invites you to a panel discussion on “Young entrepreneurs in the Deep South – building community resilience under COVID”, where six entrepreneurs from the three southern border provinces will discuss their lessons learned before and after COVID-19 and their roles in building community resilience. You can follow the discussion via Facebook Live: United Nations in Thailand on 9.30-10.45 am, Friday 24 July 2020.

Location

Facebook Page: United Nations in Thailand

United Nations
Bangkok
Bangkok
Thailand

24 July 2020 | 9:30am - 10:45am

About the event

No one expected that COVID-19 would turn into a pandemic that has turned the world upside down. Entrepreneurs are inevitably one of the most affected. However, some entrepreneurs in the three southern border provinces of Thailand managed to turn this crisis into an opportunity for their business and als to build community resilience at the same time.

The United Nations in Thailand cordially invites you to a panel discussion on “Young entrepreneurs in the Deep South – building community resilience under COVID”, where six entrepreneurs from the three southern border provinces will discuss their lessons learned before and after COVID-19 and their roles in building community resilience. You can follow the discussion via Facebook Live: United Nations in Thailand on 9.30-10.45 am, Friday 24 July 2020.

The entrepreneurs:

  • Fareeda Klanarong, founder of Barahom Barzaar
  • Tirmizi Yama, CEO of Ottoman Enterprise
  • Kariya Musor, CEO of OnePat Farm
  • Maruf Chebueraheng, founder of Digital4Peace
  • Phadlee Tohaday, co-founder of Local Chef to Peace
  • Wannakanok Pohitaedaoh, founder of Luukrieang

Joined by:

  • Zakee Pitakumpol, senator
  • Gita Sabharwal, UN Resident Coordinator in Thailand
  • Beena Kuttiparambil, Unicef Thailand
  • Wisoot Tantinan, UNDP Thailand

Moderated by Thaweeporn Kummetha

Speakers

Author
Fareeda Klanarong
Founder of Barahom Barzaar
Fareeda Klanarong
Author
Tirmizi Yama
CEO of Ottoman Enterprise
Tirmizi Yama
Author
Kariya Musor
CEO of OnePat Farm
Kariya Musor
Author
Maruf Chebueraheng
Founder of Digital4Peace
Maruf Chebueraheng
Author
Phadlee Tohaday
Co-founder of Local Chef to Peace
Phadlee Tohaday
Author
Wannakanok Pohitaedaoh
Founder of Luukrieang
Wannakanok Pohitaedaoh
Author
Zakee Pitakumpol
Senator
Zakee Pitakumpol
Author
Gita Sabharwal
Resident Coordinator
UN
Ms Gita Sabharwal
Author
Beena Kuttiparambil
Chief of Adolescent Development and Participation
UNICEF
Beena Kuttiparambil
Author
Wisoot Tantinan
Programme Specialist/Team Leader, Democratic Governance Unit
UNDP
Wisoot Tantinan