Dr. Yutthana Pongsom, a physician who is familiar with emerging infectious diseases, looks at the timeline for the development of a vaccine against COVID-19.
Among widespread fear of COVID-19, transgender people often become victims of two-fold discrimination, intolerance and social exclusion. Here’s the experience of a young transgender person from rural Isaan.
The Isaan Record18/04/2020
The exodus of Isaan people fleeing the COVID-19 outbreak in Bangkok was, in part, a result of government incompetence. It is not justified that they are now bearing the stigma of “super spreaders.” It also begs the question: “Why don’t these people take jobs in their home provinces?” asks Pattawee Chotanont.
Readers in Isaan share their stories of how the COVID-19 outbreak has affected their lives.
The Isaan Record14/04/2020
As confirmed cases of COVID-19 continue to rise, and many migrant workers return to Isaan from high-risk areas, The Isaan Record has put together a list of tips and facts to help readers stay safe.
The Isaan Record31/03/2020
Two people with elevated temperatures at Khon Kaen University initially tested negative for COVID-19 yesterday after returning from a trip to South Korea.
The Isaan Record24/02/2020
Authorities in Maha Sarakham imposed a ban on the movement of poultry in and out of the province after hundreds of fowl died.
The Isaan Record30/06/2017
Thailand has been widely applauded for its efforts in tackling the HIV epidemic but stigmatization remains a major challenge.