On 29 June 2016, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag hosted a dinner for a delegation of the Cooperation Program of Science, Technology and Innovation led by Ms. Sansanee Sahussarungsri, Deputy Director-General Department of International Economic Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the occasion of the study mission on the Green Economy Project between 27 June – 1 July 2016 in Japan.
This project was organized by the Department of International Economics Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs aiming to develop human resource and research for industrial waste disposal in Thailand. In cooperation with the Department of Industrial Works and the Ministry of Industry and Ministry of Science and Technology, Thailand set this visit to suit the mission and policy of the Department of Industrial Works, including selecting Start Up Entrepreneurs from Thailand to join this program. During their visit to Japan, the delegation attended a lecture about Industrial Waste Disposal in Japan and they went to visit several local organizations as well as private sector groups related to waste disposal.