Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra presided over the launch of “Smart Lady Thailand”, a reality show aimed at promoting the ability of Thai women.
She also gave a speech at the event, which was organised at Impact Arena exhibition centre in north of Bangkok.
For the 2 years that she has served as the Prime Minister, Ms. Yingluck said, she has been supporting ′Women Development Fund′ to encourage creative-minded women to actively develop the country, particularly in political and economic aspects.
So far, more than 500,000 women have benefit from over 40,000 government-led campaigns, Ms. Yingluck told the audience, including the ′OSCC 1300′ (One Stop Crisis Centre), a hotline created to support women who suffer from domestic violence and to uphold their universal human rights.
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