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Resource Materials related to Thailand

Documents published by UNESCO:

Asia Regional Training Workshop for UNESCO Staff on Regional and Country-Level Resource Mobilization for HIV and AIDS, 10-14 September 2007, Bangkok, Thailand 

HIV/AIDS and Education: A Toolkit for Ministries of Education (English) (Thai)

HIV/AIDS in the GMS: Bulletin for Preventive Education in the Greater Mekong Subregion 

Improving the Education Response to HIV and AIDS: Lessons of partner efforts in coordination, harmonisation, alignment, information sharing and monitoring in Jamaica, Kenya, Thailand and Zambia  

Peer and Outreach Education for Improving the Sexual Health of Men Who have Sex with Men : a Reference Manual for Peer and Outreach Workers (English) (Thai)

UNESCO Bangkok and HIV/AIDS (English) (Thai)

UNESCO's Response to the Report of the Commission on AIDS in Asia: How Should Education Systems React to Refocus Prevention on Adolescents Most at Risk for HIV? (pdf)



Documents from other sources:


The Untapped Potential of School Directors to Strengthen School-based Responses to HIV/AIDS 

Law and Policy

The National Plan for Strategic and Integrated HIV and AIDS Prevention and Alleviation 2007-2011: Key Contents
The National Committee for HIV and AIDS Prevention and Alleviation

The Asian Epidemic Model (AEM) Projections for HIV/AIDS In Thailand: 2005-2025
Family Health International (FHI) and Bureau of AIDS, TB and STIs, Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand, 2008 (pdf)

External review of the health sector response to HIV/AIDS in Thailand
Ministry of Public Health, World Health Organization, 2005 (pdf)

Thailand’s Response to HIV/AIDS: Progress and Challenges
UNDP, 2004

The National Plan for Strategic and Integrated HIV and AIDS Prevention and Alleviation 2007-2011. National Committee for HIV and AIDS Prevention and Alleviation. 2007. Bangkok: National AIDS Prevention and Alleviation Committee.

National Youth Policy (Thai Version) Ministry of Social Development and Human Security, Bureau of Juvenile Promotion and Protection and Office of Welfare Promotion, Protection and Empowerment of Vulnerable Groups. 2006. Bangkok, Ministry of Social Development and Human Security.                                   

National Health Education Policy (1996, Thai version) Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), Health Education Division, Department of Health Service Promotion. 1996. Bangkok, MoPH.  


Inconsistent condom use among young men who have sex with men, male sex workers, and transgenders in Thailand 
Tareerat Chemnasiri, Taweesak Netwong, Surasing Visarutratana, Anchalee Varangrat, Andrea Li, Praphan Phanuphak, Rapeepun Jommaroeng, Pasakorn Akarasewi, and Frits van Griensven
AIDS Education and Prevention, 22(2), 100–109, 2010

Inconsistent condom use with steady and casual partners and associated factors among sexually-active men who have sex with men in Bangkok, Thailand. (Abstract)
Mansergh G, Naorat S, Jommaroeng R, Jenkins RA, Stall R, Jeeyapant S, Phanuphak P, Tappero JW, van Griensven F. AIDS Behav. 2006 Nov;10(6):743-51.

Trends in HIV Prevalence, Estimated HIV Incidence, and Risk Behavior Among Men Who Have Sex With Men in Bangkok, Thailand, 2003-2007. (Abstract) van Griensven F, Varangrat A, Wimonsate W, Tanpradech S, Kladsawad K, Chemnasiri T, Suksripanich O, Phanuphak P, Mock P, Kanggarnrua K, McNicholl J, Plipat T. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2009 Nov 5.

Sexual behavior and risk factors for HIV infection among homosexual and bisexual men in Thailand (Abstract)
Li A, Varangrat A, Wimonsate W, Chemnasiri T, Sinthuwattanawibool C, Phanuphak P, Jommaroeng R, Vermund S, van Griensven F.Vanderbilt. AIDS Behav. 2009 Apr;13(2):318-27.

Evidence of a Previously Undocumented Epidemic of HIV Infection among Men Who Have Sex with Men in Bangkok, Thailand (Abstract)
van Griensven, F; Thanprasertsuk, S; Jommaroeng, R; Mansergh, G; Naorat, S; Jenkins, RA;Ungchusak, K; Phanuphak, P; Tappero, JW; and the Bangkok MSM Study Group. AIDS, 2005

Drug use

Drug use and HIV/AIDS in Thailand
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, 2009

Deadly Denial: Barriers to HIV/AIDS treatment for people who use drugs in Thailand
Human Rights Watch, Thai AIDS Treatment Action Group, 2007 

Tackling HIV/AIDS Among Injecting Drug Users: Lessons Learned from Thailand
Laila Khondkar

HIV and older People

The Impact of AIDS Epidemic on Older Persons (With a Focus on Thailand)

Older-age Parents and the AIDS Epidemic in Thailand: Changing Impacts in the Era of Antiretroviral Therapy
John Knodel, Jiraporn Kespichayawattana, Chanpen Saengtienchai, Suvinee Wiwatwanich 

Committed to caring: Older women and HIV and AIDS in Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam
David Orbach. HelpAge International, 2007 (pdf)

Coping with love: Older people and HIV/AIDS in Thailand (English) (Thai)
HelpAge International, 2005

National Reproductive Health Policy Ministry of Public Health (MoPH). (No date, draft.)  Bureau of Reproductive Health, Department of Health. (draft, Thai version). Bangkok, MoPH. 

UNGASS Country Report Thailand. National AIDS Prevention and Alleviation Committee. 2010. Bangkok: National AIDS Prevention and Alleviation Committee.

National Composite Policy Index (NCPI). National AIDS Prevention and Alleviation Committee. 2010. Bangkok: National AIDS Prevention and Alleviation Committee.

National Reproductive Health Policy (Thai Version). Ministry of Public Health. 1997. Bangkok: Thailand.