Vitit Muntarbhorn (M.A., B.C.L (Oxon.); Licence speciale en droit europeen; of the Middle Temple, Barrister) is Professor Emeritus at the Faculty of Law, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok. He has helped the United Nations (UN) in a variety of capacities, including as Special Rapporteur. He was the Chairperson of the (UN) Commission of Inquiry on the Ivory Coast in 2011 and is currently a Commissioner of the (UN) Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic. He also helps civil society organizations and government agencies in the promotion and protection of human rights in Thailand.
Table of contents
Preface; Abbreviations; List of Tables;
Chapter 1 Human Rights Treaties and Thailand
Chapter 2 The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) and Thailand
Chapter 3 The Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) and Thailand
Chapter 4 The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) and Thailand
Chapter 5 The International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD) and Thailand
Chapter 6 The Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT) and Thailand
Chapter 7 The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) and Thailand
Chapter 8 The International Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)and Thailand
Chapter 9 The International Convention for Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance (CED) and Thailand
Chapter 10 The International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of Migrant Workers and Members of their Families (CMW) and Thailand
Chapter 11 Orientations
Select Bibliography; Index.