|Album Title:||North Korean Human Rights: The Road Ahead|
|Date:||February 17, 2015|
|Location:||Center for Strategic and International Studies 1616 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, Washington D.C. 20036 Second Floor Conference Center|
On February 17, 2015, HRNK, CSIS, YCHL, and the Bush Institute co-hosted an unprecedent conference to celebrate the one year anniversary of the UN Commission of Inquiry report. We were delighted to have a distinugished assembly of speakers including: Justice Michael Kirby, Special Rapporteur Marzuki Darusman, Commissioner Sonja Biserko, Ambassador Robert King, Ambassador Jung-Hoon Lee, Former Governor Moon Soo Kim, Ambassador Kurt Campbell, Gap-Je Cho, Victor Cha, and Amanda Schnetzer.
The Committee for Human Rights in North Korea (HRNK), a non-governmental organization based in Washington, D.C., has launched a report titled North Korea’s Long-term Prison-labor Facility Kyo-hwa-so No. 1, Kaech’on. This report is part of a comprehensive long-term project undergone by HRNK to use satellite imagery and survivor testimony to shed light on human suffering in North Korea. This study combines former prisoner testimony collected in 2019 with declassified satellite imagery
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.