Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn attended the International Conference on Mathematics and Science Education in the Post COVID-19 Era: Global Issues Awareness for the second day

On 31 October 2023 at 09.00 hrs., Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn attended the International Conference on Mathematics and Science Education in the Post COVID-19 Era: Global Issues Awareness for the second day at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, Khlong Toei, Bangkok. This international conference was organized by the Promotion of Academic Olympiad and Development of Science Education Foundation under the patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Galyani Vadhana Krom Luang Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra (POSN) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Her Royal Highness Princess Galyani Vadhana Krom Luang Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra on 6 May 2023. Moreover, it was on the occasion that UNESCO has announced Her Royal Highness Princess Galyani Vadhana Krom Luang Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra as one of the Eminent Personalities of the World for her contributions to education, science and culture as Her Royal Highness had continued royal duties in such areas that were beneficial to Thai people and the world community.

On 31 October 2023 at 09.00 hrs., Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn attended the International Conference on Mathematics and Science Education in the Post COVID-19 Era: Global Issues Awareness for the second day at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, Khlong Toei, Bangkok. This international conference was organized by the Promotion of Academic Olympiad and Development of Science Education Foundation under the patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Galyani Vadhana Krom Luang Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra (POSN) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Her Royal Highness Princess Galyani Vadhana Krom Luang Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra on 6 May 2023. Moreover, it was on the occasion that UNESCO has announced Her Royal Highness Princess Galyani Vadhana Krom Luang Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra as one of the Eminent Personalities of the World for her contributions to education, science and culture as Her Royal Highness had continued royal duties in such areas that were beneficial to Thai people and the world community.

In this conference, Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn attended a lecture by Ms. Soohyun Kim, Director of the UNESCO Multisectoral Regional Office in Bangkok, on the importance of science and mathematics in promoting sustainable change and recovery of global society and a lecture by Professor Dr. Drew Weissman, the Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine in 2023 and the 2021 Princess Maha Chakri Award-winning scientist, for his work in developing the mRNA vaccine and his research on the use of nucleoside-modified mRNA-LNPs in gene therapy which has been found to be able to develop specificity on target cells to treat diseases such as sickle cell anemia and has the potential to be developed as a treatment for various diseases. In addition, Her Royal Highness listened to other lectures by international and Thai educators, who shared suggestions for ways to restore education in the post COVID-19 era.

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