Chutarat Chompunth Ph.D. is a Lecturer at the National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA). She is an expert in environmental management, conflict management, environmental impact and social responsibility of enterprises. She obtained her Ph.D. of Philosophy in Environmental Management at the School of Environmental Science, University of East Anglia (UK). She is also a consultant for the auditor of the quality management standard of environment (ISO 9001), (ISO 14001); Management standards of the occupational health and safety (OHSAS 18001); and The standards of corporate social responsibility (ISO 26000). Her publications include Public Participation in Environmental Management in Constitutional and Legal Frameworks (American Journal of Applied Science); Evaluating Public Participation Process in Development Projects in Thailand: A Case Study of the HinKrut Power Plant Project; and Public Participation in planning the charcoal power plant projects in Thailand.