Delta Resilience and Risk Governance Expert Forum-South and Southeast Asia – 28 April 2022

Join us in the Delta Expert Forum and enrich your understanding about the Asian Deltas! 

As we are aware that River Deltas in South and Southeast Asia are being altered due to the natural and anthropogenic causes, and delta dwellers and associated life, livelihood and development are becoming more vulnerable. It is of utmost priority for us to create a space where we match the real challenges of the areas with the authorities who invest and address those challenges via plans/ policies and others.


Negotiating with state, employers and family: Burmese Gorkha Women Migrant Domestic Workers in Bangkok – PhD Colloquium

Ph.D. Colloquium Date: 27th April 2022Time: 15:00 – 16:00 (Bangkok Time/GMT+0700)Venue: ZOOM Online Presenter: Veena Nagarajan, PhD, GDSModerator: Phonedalom Bounkham, PhD, DPMI DDS is organizing our monthly Ph.D. Colloquium on 27th April (Wed) from 15:00 (Bangkok Time) via ZOOM. This is a forum where Ph.D. students share their work and engage in discussions on various emerging issues in Read more…

DDS is hiring: Faculty Position in Urban Innovation and Sustainability

Applications are invited from dynamic individuals for a direct-hire full-time faculty position at an Assistant/Associate Professor level in the Urban Innovation and Sustainability (UIS) in the Department of Development and Sustainability (DDS), School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD) at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand.

Rank: Assistant/Associate Professor, depending on qualifications and experience.
Location: Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand.

Application Deadline: 15 May 2022
Expected to Join the Insitute: August 2022


Inception Meeting of the ‘Climate Resilient Infrastructure for Social Transformation and Adaptation (CRISTA)’ in Neelakantha Municipality, Nepal

The Inception Meeting of ‘Climate Resilient Infrastructure for Social Transformation and Adaptation (CRISTA)’ was conducted in Neelkantha Municipality, Nepal in a hybrid mode. The meeting has officially endorsed the collaboration between Asian Institute of Technology and Neelkantha Municipality for effective implementation of innovative concept envisioned by the DPMM, AIT team in addressing the rising risk of climatic hazards on critical infrastructures.


Forest Poetry Contest in Celebration of the International Day of the Forest 2022 – The Forest Speaks

Natural Resources Management Academic Program (NRM), Department of Development and Sustainability would like to present Forest Poetry Contest on March 19, 2022, in celebration of the International Day of the Forest 2022 in the theme “The Forest Speaks”.

Important Dates

  • Registration and Submission Starts March 06, 2022
  • Closing of Submissions March 16, 2022
  • Announcement of Winners March 19, 2022