Authorities considering segregated prison.
Bangkok will celebrate diversity in May with its first pride parade in 11 years.
The 2015 Gender Equality Act, which was passed by the Thai government in March comes into force this week. The law aims to protect LGBT people from discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity and is the first of its kind in Thailand.
Laws banning commercial surrogacy in Thailand have come into effect this week, with the country’s Public Health Minister announcing that gay couples an foreigners are banned from using Thai surrogacy services.