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Album Title: Security Challenges in the Korean Peninsula in 2016
Date: June 29, 2016
Location: Georgetown University Copley Formal Lounge, 37th and O Street NW, Washington, DC 20007
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THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL ON KOREAN STUDIES AND THE COUNCIL ON KOREA-U.S. SECURITY STUDIES

Co-sponsored by KOREA INSTITUTE FOR NATIONAL UNIFICATION, KOREA INSTITUTE FOR MARITIME STRATEGY, THE COMMITTEE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN NORTH KOREA, THE KOREA ECONOMIC INSTITUTE OF AMERICA, THE ONE KOREA FOUNDATION, THE KOREA FOUNDATION, THE HWAJONG PEACE FOUNDATION & INSTITUTE 21C FOR PEACE STUDIES, THE DONG-A ILBO, AND DELTA AIR AGENCY, KOREA AND THE CENTER FOR SECURITY STUDIES, GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY

Partially funded through generosity of the PHILIP AND PATRICIA BILDEN ASIAN SECURITY STUDIES FUND

June 29-30, 2016

Georgetown University Copley Formal Lounge, 37th and O Street NW, Washington, DC 20007

 

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Embargoed until 12:01 a.m. February 25, 2021.  South Africa’s Apartheid and North Korea’s Songbun: Parallels in Crimes against Humanity by Robert Collins underlines similarities between two systematically, deliberately, and thoroughly discriminatory repressive systems. This project began with expert testimony Collins submitted as part of a joint investigation and documentation project scrutinizing human rights violations committed at North Korea’s short-

North Korea's Chŭngsan No. 11 Detention Facility
Joseph S. Bermudez, Jr., Greg Scarlatoiu, Amanda Oh, & Rosa Park
Dec 21, 2020

This report is part of a comprehensive long-term project undertaken by HRNK to use satellite imagery to shed light on human suffering in the DPRK (more commonly known as North Korea) by monitoring activity at political prison and detention facilities throughout the nation. This study endeavors to both establish a preliminary baseline report and detail activities observed during 2002–2020 at a detention facility variously identified by former prisoners and researchers as the “Chŭngsan No. 11

North Korea's Long-term Prison-Labor Facility Kyo-hwa-so No. 12, Jŏngŏ-ri - Update 3
Joseph S. Bermudez, Jr., Greg Scarlatoiu, Amanda Oh, & Rosa Park
Sep 30, 2020

The Committee for Human Rights in North Korea (HRNK), a non-governmental organization based in Washington, D.C., has launched a report entitled North Korea: Imagery Analysis of Kyo-hwa-so No. 12, Jŏngŏ-ri - Update 3. The report methodology comprises satellite imagery analysis and former prisoner testimony. This kyo-hwa-so detention facility was first featured in the September 2015 report The Hidden Gulag IV: Gender Repression and Prisoner Disappearances by David Hawk. HRNK re

THE REPORT IS EMBARGOED UNTIL 12:01 AM WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2019.

THE REPORT IS EMBARGOED UNTIL 12:01 AM FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2019THE REPORT IS EMBARGOED UNTIL 12:01 AM FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2019. Lost Generation: The Health and Human Rights of North Korean Children, 1990–2018 is a nearly thirty-year study monitoring the health and human rights conditions of North Korean children. “Health” is defined by the World Health Organization as a “state of complete physical, mental, and social well being, and not merely the absence of dis

EMBARGOED UNTIL 12:01 A.M. EST WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2019.