Kavi Chongkittavorn
(กวี จงกิจถาวร)

Kavi Chongkittavorn<br>(กวี จงกิจถาวร)

Veteran jounalist, expert in ASEAN and international relation

Place of Birth: Songkhla

Family Background:

Born into a Chinese newspaper journalist family


  • 1984 Joined The Nations Multimedia group
  • 1993 Reuters Fellow at Oxford University
  • 1995-96 Special Assistant to ASEAN Secretary General based in Jakarta
  • 1999 Chairman Southeast Asian Press Alliance
  • 2001 Nieman Fellow at Harvard University
  • 2004-07 President of the UNESCO Guillermo Carno World Press Freedom Prize jury
  • 2017 Editor-in-chief of Myanmar Times
  • Senior Fellow at Institute of Security and International Studies, Chulalongkorn University


2009 ASEAN Media Award in printed medea by ASEAN Association – Thailand

Marital Status:

Married Sukanya Hantrakul