HRNK / NHRCK Expert Meeting: US and ROK Policy toward NKHR

AUDIO RECORDING

 


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0:00 Greg Scarlatoiu
0:03 Sung-ho Lee
0:09 Hon. Michael Kirby
0:16 Hon. Scott Busby
0:30 Panel 1
1:39 Panel 2
2:49 Hon. Robert King
3:27 Closing

*Please note that the opening remarks and first panel are a little hard to hear. The second panel, keynote address, and closing are higher quality. Also, the recording is only in the native language of the speaker, meaning that there is both English and Korean audio in the recording.
AGENDA
9:00a.m.–9:30a.m. | Registration

9:30a.m.–9:35a.m. | Welcoming Remarks
Greg Scarlatoiu, Executive Director, HRNK

9:35a.m.–9:40a.m. | Opening Remarks
Sung-ho Lee, Chairperson, NHRCK

9:40a.m.–9:50a.m. | Congratulatory Remarks
Justice Michael Kirby, Former Chief, UN Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in

the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

9:50a.m.–10:00a.m. | Special Remarks
The Honorable Scott Busby, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights,

and Labor

10:00a.m.–11:00a.m. | Panel 1: Sanctions on Human Rights Abusers in North Korea
Moderator:
Namgeun Yoon, Chair of the Special Committee for North Korean Human

Rights, NHRCK
Speakers:
Justice Michael Kirby, Former Chief, UN Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in the
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
His Excellency Jong Yil Ra, Former ROK Ambassador to the United Kingdom and Japan
William J. Newcomb, US Korea Institute
Joshua Stanton, One Free Korea

11:00a.m.–11:10a.m. | Coffee break

11:10a.m.–12:10p.m. | Panel 2: South Korea and U.S. North Korean human Rights Policies Review and Prospects
Moderator:
Greg Scarlatoiu, Executive Director, HRNK
Speakers:
The Honorable Roberta Cohen, Co-Chair Emeritus, HRNK
Wee-son Han, Member of Special Committee for North Korean Human Rights, NHRCK
Suzanne Scholte, Co-Vice Chair, HRNK and President, North Korea Freedom Coalition
Mark Manyin, Congressional Research Service

12:10p.m.–12:15p.m. | Closing Remarks

12:15p.m.–1:30p.m. | Luncheon
Keynote address by The Honorable Robert R. King, U.S. Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues

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