|Album Title:||Directions for U.S. Policy on Human Rights in North Korea|
|Date:||December 08, 2014|
|Location:||Benjamin T. Rome Auditorium Johns Hopkins SAIS 1619 Massachusetts Ave NW Washington, D.C., 20036|
The Sejong Society, USKI, HRNK, and RFK Center present:
Directions for U.S. Policy on Human Rights in North Korea
Ambassador Robert R. King
Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues
U.S. Department of State
The Committee for Human Rights in North Korea
Donald M. Wilson Fellow, Partners for Human Rights Program
Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights
Monday, December 8, 2014
6:00 - 8:00 PM
*Light reception will be provided after the event.
Johns Hopkins SAIS
1619 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, D.C., 20036
The Sejong Society of Washington, D.C., the U.S.-Korea Institute at SAIS, the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea, and the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights are pleased to host an evening discussion on human rights in North Korea and future directions for U.S. policy on this issue. The event hopes to address implications of the recent vote at the United Nations General Assembly following February's UN Commission of Inquiry report, present the roles and activities of various NGOs regarding action on this issue, and discuss a way forward on U.S. policy on human rights in North Korea.
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