May 26, 2022
The Ministry of the Environment (MOE), Japan, and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) of the Kingdom of Thailand have been promoting environmental cooperation between the two countries since the signing of the “Memorandum of Cooperation on Environmental Cooperation between the Ministry of the Environment of Japan and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Kingdom of Thailand” (MOC) in 2018.
On May 2, 2022, Prime Minister Kishida visited Thailand and expressed to Prime Minister Prayut his support for carbon neutrality in Thailand through the Thailand-Japan Environmental Policy Dialogue.
At this third policy dialogue, MOE Japan and MONRE shared the results of major activities based on the MOC and confirmed the direction of future cooperation including collaboration to achieve carbon neutrality in Thailand.
(1) Date and time
May 19 through May 20, 2022
(3) Major participants
Minister of the Environment YAMAGUCHI Michael Tsuyoshi
Director General of Global Environment ONO Hiroshi
Minister of Natural Resources and Environment VARAWUT Silpa-archa
Deputy Permanent Secretary PINSAK Suraswadi
Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan