AFPPD convened its second meeting of the Standing Committee on Active Ageing with over 70 parliamentarians from Asia-Pacific in attendance on August 17, 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. (Photo: AFPPD)
AFPPD Chairperson, Hon. Professor Keizo Takemi (MP, Japan), and AFPPD Secretary-General, Hon. Dr. Jetn Sirathranont (MP, Thailand) delivered concluding remarks at the Multistakeholder Forum on Investing in Healthy and Active Ageing for Sustainable Growth on August 15, 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. (Photo: AFPPD)
The Speaker of Parliament and Vice-Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan, Head of the Executive Office of the President of Kyrgyzstan, NCKPD Chairperson, Ambassador of Japan to Kyrgyzstan, UN Representatives, and AFPPD Executive Director opened the AFPPD Central Asian Sub-Regional Conference was held on June 28-29, 2017 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. (Photo: AFPPD)
The first AFPPD-LAPPD Parliamentarians Workshop brought together Members of Parliament and government representatives from Lao PDR, experts from NGOs and United Nations agencies on May 30-31, 2017 in Vientiane, Lao PDR. (Photo: AFPPD)
Members of Parliament and representatives of intergovernmental organizations, UN agencies, CSOs from 21 Asia-Pacific countries attended the Regional Parliamentarians' Conference on Combatting Human Trafficking on March 21 - 22, 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand.
H.E. Isra Sunthornvut (Secretary General, ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly), H.E. Amjad Hussain Sial (Secretary General, SAARC), Dr. Rinchen Chophel (Director-General, SAIEVAC), H.E. Paul Robilliard (Australian Ambassador to Thailand), Hon. Jetn Sirathranont (MP Thailand and Secretary General of AFPPD) and Mr. Suthi Sukosol (Inspector General of the Ministry of Labour of Thailand) opened the Regional Parliamentarians' Conference on Combatting Human Trafficking on March 21, 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand.
The Asian Forum of Parliamentarians on Population and Development (AFPPD) is a regional non-governmental organization based in Bangkok, Thailand. AFPPD serves as a coordinating body of 29 National Committees of Parliamentarians on Population and Development.
AFPPD engages with parliamentarians from Asia and the Pacific to champion policies on population and development. AFPPD educates, motivates, involves, and mobilizes parliamentarians on the linkages between increasing population and development issues such as reproductive health, family planning, food security, water resources, sustainable development, environment, ageing, urbanization, migration, HIV/AIDS, and gender equality.