Pol. Gen. Aswin Kwnmuang, the Governor of Bangkok setting the plan to provide and develop public Friendly Design for All types of people. Especially the elderly, people with disability, family with their baby and wheelchair user to provide their facilities over Bangkok. This idea proposed to provide convenient and safety facilities to prepare for an aging society, support human equality and Bangkok move forward.
28th January, Mr. Krisana Lalai, the President of Friendly Design for All Foundation and Friendly Design Ambassador called on Pol. Gen Aswin Kwanmuang, the Governor of Bangkok. On this occasion, Friendly Design team and the governor were discussed about “Bangkok Friendly Design move forward to be the city of Tourism for All”.
“I’ve already enjoined the Bangkok Public Works and other Department to proceed and develop Bangkok convenient facilities. For example, wheelchair ramp, water closet and special symbol around Bangkok travel destinations. I proposed provide the facilities which suitable for elderly, people with disability and wheelchair users over Bangkok in equality.” The governor said.
Pol. Gen Aswin Kwanmuang also mentioned that he and FD ambassador will be joining Bangkok Survey activities among interaction area around Klong Ong Ang, Phra Nakhon District and plan to expand the area to 50 districts over Bangkok. This will be our best chance for the government to improve Bangkok to be the city of all nations.
The journalist reported that after the governor of Bangkok cooperate with his staff and agency to develop some area. Start with a changed at the Paradise Park shopping mall to remove the county boundary symbol which installed on wheelchair ramp out for wheelchair possibility using.
From now on, Bangkok Government will take an urgent action to improve, develop and provide Friendly Design facilities increasingly.
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