On 8 December 2022, The School of Law, Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University (STOU), and the Rainbow Sky Association of Thailand co-hosted a forum on Policymaking Trends and Directions for Marriage Equality Rights for Sexual Diversity People in Thailand at the main conference hall of Phitayapat Building at STOU main campus in Nonthaburi.
The speakers at the forum included Mr. Kerdchoke Kasemwongjit, Deputy Director-General of the Rights and Liberties Protection Department (RLPD); Mr. Thanyawat Kamolwongwat, Spokesperson of the Committee on Children, Youth, Women, Older Persons, Persons with. Disabilities, Ethnic Groups, and LGBTs; Mr. Kittinun Daramadhaj, President of the Rainbow Sky Association of Thailand; Ms. Nareeluck Phaechaiphum, Director of the International Human Rights Division; Mr. Tankhun Jitt-itsara, Member of the Select Committee of Civil Partnership Bill Consideration; Prof. Dr. Suchatchavee Suwansawas, Head of Modern Education Campaign, Democrat Party; and Asst. Prof. Dr. Sathita Wimonkunarak, Advisor to the Select Committee of Civil Partnership Bill Consideration, and lecturer of the STOU School of Law. The forum drew attention to participants both on-site and online.