Board of Directors

PRACHA HUTANUWATR
CHAIRMAN
Pracha Hutanuwatr is a Thai intellectual, activist and facilitator who has been working with the marginalized, the poor and the oppressed in Myanmar, Thailand and Laos, and is involved in the global eco-village movement. He has authored books on meditation, community empowerment, green politics and Asian ways of thinking.
DR. DONDEJ TUNGTAKANPOUNG
VICE CHAIRMAN
CHATRI HUTANUWATR
DIRECTOR
Chatri Hutanuwatr was a student activist in 1973 Thai Student Uprising, a watershed event in Thailand?s history. He was also involved in student and peasant movements in Northern Thailand. Currently, he is a consultant for Project Public Participation and Local Government as he maintains his interest in the empowerment of local people and local political systems.
WARAPORN LUANGMANEE
DIRECTOR
Waraporn Luangmanee is an activist and facilitator. A practitioner of participatory learning methodologies, she works for Young Awakening Project in Thailand, which focuses on empowering Thai youth. She now works in a village in Northeast Thailand deploying cultural approaches to revitalise traditional community.
JANE RASBASH
DIRECTOR
Jane Rasbash works in sustainable development using empowerment, rights based, traditional village as ecovillage and engaged spirituality approaches. She has nearly 20 years of working in South East Asia and more recently been supported emergence of Global Ecovillage network in Africa. A Board Member of Gaia Education, she has taught on Eco-village Design Education in Europe, Asia and Africa. She currently lives in Findhorn Eco-village, Scotland.
NARUMON PAIBOONSITTIKUN
DIRECTOR
Narumon Paiboonsittikun is a Thai environmental activist and facilitator. She has been involved with various projects focusing on the empowerment of marginalized communities. She also works for Eco-village Design Education Program in Thailand helping organize the annual EDE trianings. She is a resident of Wongsanit Ashram, a celebrated alternative community in Thailand.
HONGYEN LU
DIRECTOR
DR.SAKON SOISUNGWAN
DIRECTOR
DR. WANPEN V.
DIRECTOR
BOONYAVEE TANGTRONGTHAVEEPAT
SECRETARY
Ms.Boonyavee Tangtrongthaveepat is an Executive Director of The Institute of Management Consultants Association of Thailand (IMCT). She graduated master?s degree of Science in Marketing (MIM) (English Language) Faculty of Commerce and Accountancy, Thammasat UniversityBachelor Degree in Eastern Languages (Major in Mandarin, Minor in English) Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University. She had much experiences in the marketing and consulting.
HELENA NOBURG-HODGE
ADVISOR
International Sociaty for Ecological and Culture
MAY EAST
ADVISOR
Gaia Education
KOSHA ANJA JOBERT
ADVISOR
Global Ecovillage Network
CHANCHAI LIMPIYAKORN
ADVISOR
Appropriate Technology Association
DR. ING. MICHAEL BOTTLINGER
ADVISOR
LADYAURIYA
TaladMueang Thai
ADVISOR
PRAPARWARN WARADEVONG
Show DC
ADVISOR
NIGEL GRAG
ADVISOR