Thailand – privatisation

3.4 Action Plan on Cross Border Investment and Multinational Enterprises

3.4.3 Action Plan (2019–2022)

Pillar 1: State duties in protecting (Protect)







Responsible agencies Time-frame (2019–2022) Indicators (wide frame) Compliance with National Strategy/ SDGs/UNGPs
3. Promotion of Investment Require studies and assessments of the risk and impact on human rights (human rights due diligence) before undertaking large-scale projects or projects related to public services, including in the case of joint investment between the government and private sectors to prepare conducting projects relating to infrastructure and public services that are a duty of the state, including in the case that the government has assigned the private sector to do the project instead –   Office of the Economic and Social Development Council

–   Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (Bureau of Policy and Environmental Plan)

–   Ministry of Transport

–   Ministry of Finance (Office of the State Enterprise Policy Office)

–   Ministry of Energy

–   Ministry of Industry (Office of Economic Cooperation and Neighbouring Countries (Public Organization))

2019–2022 A study to assess the risk and human rights impact (human rights due diligence) before the implementation of large-scale projects –   National Strategy for National Competitiveness Enhancement

–   National Strategy for Human Capital Development and Strengthening

–   National Strategy for Public Sector Rebalancing and Development

–   SDG 8 and 16

–   UNGPs Articles 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 17, 18 and 19