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North Korea Freedom Week 2017 Acknowledgements

14th Annual North Korea Freedom Week April 23-29: Preparing for Regime Collapse and Peaceful Unification Washington, D.C. NKFW 2017 Acknowledgements and Report (PDF) It is our great honor and pleasure to present to you the acknowledgements report for the 14th annual North Korea Freedom Week. NKFW’s success was a direct result of the many individuals and NGO leaders who make… Read more →

Violations of North Korean Women’s Human Rights Focus at the UN Commission on the Status of Women

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 14, 2017 New York, NY – The North Korean Freedom Coalition (NKFC) announced today that the grave human rights violations suffered by North Korean women will be addressed at a parallel event for the first time in the history of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (UN CSW). NKFC Vice Chair Rabbi Abraham Cooper,… Read more →

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

AUDIO RECORDING   https://fccdl.in/Gr9uHfMQC 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… Read more →

Save North Korean Refugees Day 2015

Background: Ever since Kim Jong Eun came to power, his regime has worked aggressively to prevent North Koreans from escaping. The China-North Korea border is more dangerous today than ever before, which has made the cost of rescues grow astronomically along with a sharp decline in the number of refugees escaping. Complicit in the Kim regime’s reign of terror and… Read more →

COI Anniversary Conference: New Details, Same Problem

No doubt, the conference celebrating the one year anniversary of the UN COI Report was a valuable “state of affairs” gathering in terms of understanding the turbulent events of the past year. I do believe that I can say with confidence that any individuals who watched or attended the anniversary conference, hosted by CSIS, can scarcely argue that there was… Read more →

Welcome to the North Korea Network

This email was sent to the Meetup Group (Meetup.com/NorthKorea). Please join the group to receive similar emails and event announcements in the future. All links below are to Meetup.com and will require you to sign-up for a free account and join our group. Good evening everyone and welcome to the group! I just wanted to take a second and send… Read more →

Modern Times in North Korea: Scenes from its Founding Years, 1945-1950

Modern Times in North Korea: Scenes from its Founding Years, 1945-1950 Monday, Dec 15, 2014, 4:00 PM 6th Floor, Woodrow Wilson Center1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW Washington, DC 5 Members Went Washington History SeminarHistorical Perspectives on International and National AffairsModern Times in North Korea: Scenes from its Founding Years,[masked]Suzy KimRUTGERS UNIVERSITYClick here for more information and event registration.North Korea is often… Read more →