The objective of this article is to explain the relation between social capital and the strength of sufficiency economy communities. The studied areas (communities) are Bann Rang E-Meay and Bann Saradin in Nakhon Pathom province. The researcher studied social capital in twelve community organizations in Bann Rang E-Meay and six community organizations in Bann Saradin. The results of this study are 1) the community organizations in both communities can be categorized into two groups which are established by the government and by the people's participation (natural group): 2) social capital is the most important foundation to strengthen the communities: and 3) social capital is related to the sufficiency economy way of life. © 2010 Published by Elsevier Ltd.
Amornsiriphong, S., Piemyat, S., & Charoenrat, O. (2012). Social capital: Foundation to strengthen the sufficiency economy communities. In Procedia Engineering (Vol. 32, pp. 1147–1151). Elsevier Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2012.02.069