Society 500 (2017)



A former coordinator of the Thailand Campaign to Ban Landmines, Emilie Ketudat continues to work on behalf of disabled people, especially landmine victims. The widow of Prof Sippanondha currently serves as country coordinator of the World Community for Christian Meditation and has been honoured with many decorations including the Knight Grand Cross (First Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand. A former teacher at Chulalongkorn University, she has also worked as a volunteer with the Jesuit Refugee Service.