The International Conference on International Relations and Development (ICIRD) is organized annually, with the main objective being the provision of a forum for debate on current development, international relations and human rights trends in Southeast Asia. It is held on a rotating basis between the network’s partner institutions in Thailand, namely: the Master of Arts in Development Studies Program (MAIDS), Chulalongkorn University; Faculty of Political Science, Thammasat University; Regional Center for Social Science and Sustainable Development (RCSD), Chiang Mai University; and Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies (IHRP), Mahidol University.
This year, the conference was hosted by the MAIDS program on 22-23 August 2013 at the Faculty of Political Science, Chulalongkorn University. ICIRD 2013 involved 20 Institutions in total in different roles, supports, and assistances.
Jointly organized by: The ICIRD Knowledge Network - Faculty of Political Science, Thammasat University, Master of Arts program in International Development Studies (MAIDS), Chulalongkorn University; Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies (IHRP), Mahidol University Regional Center for Social Sciences and Sustainable Development (RCSD), Chiang Mai University.
Supported by: Faculty of Political Science, Chulalongkorn University; Asian Research Center for Migration, Institute of Asian Studies, Chulalongkorn University; Graduate Volunteer Center, Thammasat University .
Supporting Partners of ICIRD 2013: Chula Global Network; The Asia Foundation; Heinrich Böll Stiftung Southeast Asia; Asian European Foundation University Alumni Network (ASEFUAN); ASEAN Studies Center, Chulalongkorn University; CHULA UNISEARCH, Chulalongkorn University; Center for Peace and Conflict Studies, Chulalongkorn University; Chulalongkorn University Social Research Institute (CUSRI); Vienna University; SUMERNET & Stockholm Environmental Institute (SEI); Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Thailand; Asian Regional Exchange for New Alternatives (ARENA); The Asian Public Intellectuals Fellowships Program (API); and the Higher Education Research Promotion and National Research University Project of Thailand, Office of the Higher Education Commission (HS1069A-56)