Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI)
30 Apr 2021
Somsak Prasansub was among those accused of burning the Ubon Ratchathani City Hall in 2010, after the crackdown on the Red Shirt protests in Bangkok. He insisted he was innocent. However, he was initially sentenced to life in prison, before having his sentence reduced to 33 years and 4 months. He was finally released after over 7 years in prison.
29 Apr 2021
Prachatai, with support from the Canadian Embassy’s Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) presents “Riderman,” the story of delivery platform workers who remains unprotected under a labour law which has yet to caught up with the gig economy.
28 Apr 2021
The Aeo Mong Mosque is the last mosque in Khon Kaen remaining unregistered, while people of different cultures in the community seek a way of co-existing amidst a wave of Islamophobia.
27 Apr 2021
Prachatai, with support from the Canadian Embassy's Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI), presents "Decent Work," the story of sex workers in Thailand and the problems they face as a result of their job being criminalised under Thailand's Prevention and Suppression of Prostitution Act.
26 Apr 2021
Poe Zaw, a migrant worker from Myanmar, tells the story of his life in Thailand during the Covid-19 pandemic and after the 1 February 2021 military coup in Myanmar.