28 April 2011 – SIU joined the ‘Thailand Political Database’ project as a founding partner.
Prof. Dr. Charas Suwanmala, former Dean at Facuty of Political Science, Chulalongkorn University, announced the ‘Thailand Political Database’ web site (www.tpd.in.th). TPD is a centralized site which aggregates political data and information from its partner sites.
The project is funding by Thai Health Promotion Foundation. SIU is one of the founding partners.
SIU has run the Thailand Political Base, a Wikipedia-style open database for Thai politicians for almost three years. The TPD project will use the information from Thailand Political Base as its foundation data.