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US North Korean Human Rights Acts

U.S. North Korean Human Rights Act (Reauthorization)
Apr 06, 2017

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U.S. North Korean Human Rights Act (Reauthorization)
Jan 03, 2012

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U.S. North Korean Human Rights Act (Reauthorization)
Jan 03, 2008

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U.S. North Korean Human Rights Act 2004
Jan 20, 2004

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South Korea North Korean Human Rights Act

North Korean Human Rights Act
Mar 02, 2016

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Foreign Affairs & Unification Committee Review of Saenuri Proposal
Nov 21, 2014

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Saenuri Party Proposal
Nov 21, 2014

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Foreign Affairs & Unification Committee Review of NPAD Proposal
Nov 01, 2014

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NPAD (새정치민주연합) Proposal
Apr 28, 2014

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South Korean North Korean Human Rights Act Draft (Korean)
Jul 04, 2008

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UN Special Rapporteur Reports

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Feb 22, 2017

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Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Marzuki Darusman
Feb 19, 2016

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Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Marzuki Darusman
Jan 19, 2016

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Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Sep 08, 2015

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Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Marzuki Darusman
Mar 18, 2015

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Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the DPRK, Marzuki Darusman
Mar 09, 2015

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Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the DPRK, Marzuki Darusman
Jun 13, 2014

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Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Marzuki Darusm
Feb 01, 2013

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Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Sep 13, 2012

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Feb 13, 2012

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Sep 07, 2011

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Aug 24, 2011

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Feb 21, 2011

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Sep 14, 2010

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Feb 17, 2010

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Aug 04, 2009

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Feb 24, 2009

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Aug 22, 2008

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Feb 15, 2008

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Aug 15, 2007

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Sep 15, 2006

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UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Report
Aug 29, 2005

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UN General Assembly Resolutions

Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Jan 26, 2017

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Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Sep 26, 2016

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Resolution adopted by the General Assembly on 18 December 2014
Jan 21, 2015

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Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Nov 14, 2014

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GENERAL ASSEMBLY STRONGLY CONDEMNS WIDESPREAD, SYSTEMATIC HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS IN SYRIA, AS IT ADOPTS 56 RESOLUTIONS RECOMME
Dec 20, 2012

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UN General Assembly Resolution on Human Rights in North Korea (2011)
Dec 19, 2011

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UN General Assembly Resolution on Human Rights in North Korea (2010)
Dec 21, 2010

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UN General Assembly Resolution on Human Rights in North Korea (2009)
Dec 18, 2009

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UN General Assembly Resolution on Human Rights in North Korea (2008)
Dec 18, 2008

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UN General Assembly Resolution on Human Rights in North Korea (2007)
Dec 18, 2007

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UN General Assembly Resolution on Human Rights in North Korea (2006)
Dec 19, 2006

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UN General Assembly Resolution on Human Rights in North Korea (2005)
Sep 16, 2005

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UN Secretary-General Reports

Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Report of the Secretary-General
Oct 07, 2016

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Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea: Note by the Secretary-General
Oct 24, 2014

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Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea: Report of the Secretary-General
Sep 19, 2013

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Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea: Note by the Secretary-General
Aug 14, 2013

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UN Secretary General Report Sep. 2012
Sep 13, 2012

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UN Secretary General Report Sep. 2011
Sep 07, 2011

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UN Secretary General Report Aug. 2011
Aug 24, 2011

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UN Secretary General Report Sep. 2010
Sep 24, 2010

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UN Secretary General Report Sep. 2010
Sep 14, 2010

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UN Secretary General Report Oct. 2009
Oct 15, 2009

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UN Secretary General Report Aug. 2009
Aug 04, 2009

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UN Secretary General Report Aug. 2008
Aug 26, 2008

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UN Secretary General Report Aug. 2008
Aug 22, 2008

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UN Secretary General Report Sep. 2007
Sep 04, 2007

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UN Secretary General Report Aug. 2007
Aug 15, 2007

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UN Secretary General Report Sep. 2006
Sep 15, 2006

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UN Secretary General Report Aug. 2005
Aug 29, 2005

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Conventions on Human Rights

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women
Feb 23, 2012

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International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
Sep 01, 2011

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Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Optional Protocol
Dec 13, 2006

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International Convention on the Rights of Child
Dec 18, 1990

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International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights
Dec 16, 1966

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United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Dec 10, 1948

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UN Human Rights Council Reports

Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Apr 03, 2017

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Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Mar 20, 2017

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Report of the group of independent experts on accountability
Feb 24, 2017

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Role and achievements of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights with regard to the situation of hum
Feb 01, 2016

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Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Apr 08, 2015

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Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Mar 23, 2015

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Universal Periodic Review: DPRK
May 09, 2014

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Report of the detailed findings of the commission of inquiry on human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Feb 17, 2014

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Report of the commission of inquiry on human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Feb 17, 2014

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Situation of Human Rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Apr 09, 2013

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Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the DPRK Marzuki Darusman
Feb 01, 2013

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UNHRC Working Group on Arbitrary Detention 2012
Jul 16, 2012

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UNHRC Jubilee Campaign Report (2012)
Jun 07, 2012

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UNHRC Resolution on Situation of Human Rights
Mar 22, 2012

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UNHRC Special Rapporteur Report
Feb 13, 2012

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UNHRC Shadow Report (2011)
Jun 01, 2011

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UNHRC Special Rapporteur Report
Feb 21, 2011

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UNHRC Special Rapporteur Report
Feb 17, 2010

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Universal Periodic Review: DPRK
Dec 11, 2009

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UN High Commissioner Report on Human Rights
Jan 22, 2007

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DPRK Constitution

Constitution of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (1948)
Jan 01, 1948

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Constitution of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (1972 with Amendments of 1998)
Dec 31, 1969

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Constitution of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (2013 Amendment)
Dec 31, 1969

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Congressional Research Service Reports

Iran-North Korea-Syria Ballistic Missile and Nuclear Cooperation
Feb 26, 2016

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North Korea: U.S. Relations, Nuclear Diplomacy, and Internal Situation
Jan 15, 2016

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North Korea: A Comparison of S. 1747, S. 2144, and H.R. 757
Jan 15, 2016

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North Korea: Legislative Basis for U.S. Economic Sanctions
Jan 14, 2016

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North Korea: Back on the State Sponsors of Terrorism Lists?
Jan 21, 2015

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Foreign Assistance to North Korea
Mar 02, 2014

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Non-Governmental Organizations’ Activities in North Korea
Mar 25, 2011

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Congress and U.S. Policy on North Korean Human Rights and Refugees
Oct 28, 2008

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U.S. Assistance to North Korea
Jul 31, 2008

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North Korea’s Abduction of Japanese Citizens and the Six-Party Talks
Mar 19, 2008

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North Korean Refugees in China and Human Rights Issues: International Response and U.S. Policy Options
Sep 26, 2007

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Congressional Hearings

Pressuring North Korea: Evaluating Options
Mar 21, 2017

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Countering the North Korean Threat: New Steps in U.S. Policy
Feb 07, 2017

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Nomination of Rex Tillerson to Be Secretary of State
Jan 11, 2017

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CONGRESSIONAL-EXECUTIVE COMMISSION ON CHINA ANNUAL REPORT 2016
Oct 06, 2016

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Open Hearing with Hon. Robert Cardillo, Director, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
Sep 27, 2016

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Open Hearing with Hon. John O. Brennan, Director, Central Intelligence Agency
Jun 16, 2016

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URGING CHINA'S PRESIDENT XI JINPING TO STOP STATE SPONSORED HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES
Sep 18, 2015

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CHINA IN 1989 AND 2015: TIANANMEN, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND DEMOCRACY
Jun 03, 2015

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Understanding China's Crackdown on Rights Advocates: Personal Accounts and Perspectives
Apr 08, 2014

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Current and Projected National Security Threats to the United States
Mar 12, 2013

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U.S. Policy Toward North Korea
Mar 07, 2013

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China's Repatriation of North Korean Refugees
Mar 05, 2012

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Human Rights in North Korea: Challenges and Opportunities
Sep 20, 2011

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Religious Freedom, Democracy, Human Rights in Asia
Jun 02, 2011

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North Korea: Human Rights Update and International Abduction Issues
Apr 27, 2006

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Life Inside North Korea
Jun 05, 2003

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Other

Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List
Apr 08, 2015

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UNHRI Core Document on DPRK
Jul 16, 2002

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Reports by the Special Envoy on North Korean Human Rights

Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to North Korea
Jun 21, 2017

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U.S. Policy on North Korean Human Rights
Jul 30, 2014

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Report of the Special Envoy on North Korean Human Rights Issues Pursuant to Provisions of the North Korean Human Rights Act
Nov 08, 2012

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The Activities of the Special Envoy for Human Rights in North Korea (May 2007)
Dec 31, 1969

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DPRK Reports

DPRK 2008 Population Census National Report
Jan 01, 2009

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Report by Justice Michael Kirby

THE DPRK AFTER THE UN COI REPORT – DILEMMAS AND PARADOXES
Feb 17, 2015

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US Executive Branch Documents

Imposing Additional Sanctions with Respect to North Korea
Jan 02, 2015

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Prohibiting Certain Transactions With Respect to North Korea
Apr 18, 2011

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Blocking Property of Certain Persons With Respect to North Korea
Aug 30, 2010

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Continuing Certain Restrictions With Respect to North Korea and North Korean Nationals
Jun 26, 2008

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U.S. State Department North Korea Human Rights Report

DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF KOREA 2015 HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT
Apr 13, 2016

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2016 Human Rights Reports: Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Mar 03, 2016

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DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF KOREA 2014 HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT
Jun 25, 2015

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DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF KOREA 2013 HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT
Feb 27, 2014

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DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF KOREA 2012 HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT
Apr 19, 2013

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DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF KOREA 2011 HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT
May 24, 2012

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DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF KOREA 2010 HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT
Apr 08, 2011

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UN Security Council Documents

Draft Resolution 2371 (2017) - English
Aug 04, 2017

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Draft Resolution 2371 (2017) - French
Aug 04, 2017

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Draft Resolution 2371 (2017) - Spanish
Aug 04, 2017

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Draft Resolution 2371 (2017) - Arabic
Aug 04, 2017

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Draft Resolution 2371 (2017) - Russian
Aug 04, 2017

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Draft Resolution 2371 (2017) - Chinese
Aug 04, 2017

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Resolution 2356 (2017) - English
Jun 02, 2017

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Resolution 2356 (2017) - French
Jun 02, 2017

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Resolution 2356 (2017) - Spanish
Jun 02, 2017

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Resolution 2356 (2017) - Arabic
Jun 02, 2017

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Resolution 2356 (2017) - Russian
Jun 02, 2017

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Resolution 2356 (2017) - Chinese
Jun 02, 2017

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Letter from the Secretary-General (2017)
May 01, 2017

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Resolution 2345 (2017) - English
Mar 23, 2017

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Resolution 2345 (2017) - French
Mar 23, 2017

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Resolution 2345 (2017) - Spanish
Mar 23, 2017

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Resolution 2345 (2017) - Arabic
Mar 23, 2017

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Resolution 2345 (2017) - Russian
Mar 23, 2017

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Resolution 2345 (2017) - Chinese
Mar 23, 2017

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Resolution 2321 (2016) - English
Nov 30, 2016

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Resolution 2321 (2016) - French
Nov 30, 2016

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Resolution 2321 (2016) - Spanish
Nov 30, 2016

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Resolution 2321 (2016) - Arabic
Nov 30, 2016

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Resolution 2321 (2016) - Russian
Nov 30, 2016

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Resolution 2321 (2016) - Chinese
Nov 30, 2016

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Letter from the Secretary-General (2016)
Jun 15, 2016

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Letter from the Secretary-General (2016)
Apr 08, 2016

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Resolution 2276 (2016) - English
Mar 24, 2016

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Resolution 2276 (2016) - French
Mar 24, 2016

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Resolution 2276 (2016) - Spanish
Mar 24, 2016

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Resolution 2276 (2016) - Arabic
Mar 24, 2016

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Resolution 2276 (2016) - Russian
Mar 24, 2016

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Resolution 2276 (2016) - Chinese
Mar 24, 2016

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Resolution 2270 (2016) - English
Mar 02, 2016

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Resolution 2270 (2016) - French
Mar 02, 2016

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Resolution 2270 (2016) - Spanish
Mar 02, 2016

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Resolution 2270 (2016) - Arabic
Mar 02, 2016

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Resolution 2270 (2016) - Russian
Mar 02, 2016

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Resolution 2270 (2016) - Chinese
Mar 02, 2016

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Letter from the Panel of Experts established pursuant to resolution 1874 (2016)
Feb 24, 2016

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Resolution 2207 (2015) - English
Mar 04, 2015

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Resolution 2207 (2015) - French
Mar 04, 2015

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Resolution 2207 (2015) - Spanish
Mar 04, 2015

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Resolution 2207 (2015) - Arabic
Mar 04, 2015

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Resolution 2207 (2015) - Russian
Mar 04, 2015

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Resolution 2207 (2015) - Chinese
Mar 04, 2015

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Letter from the Secretary-General (2014)
Sep 30, 2014

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Letter from the Secretary-General (2014)
Apr 04, 2014

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Resolution 2141 (2014) - English
Mar 05, 2014

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Resolution 2141 (2014) - French
Mar 05, 2014

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Resolution 2141 (2014) - Spanish
Mar 05, 2014

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Resolution 2141 (2014) - Arabic
Mar 05, 2014

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Resolution 2141 (2014) - Russian
Mar 05, 2014

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Resolution 2141 (2014) - Chinese
Mar 05, 2014

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Resolution 2094 (2013) - English
Mar 07, 2013

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Resolution 2094 (2013) - French
Mar 07, 2013

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Resolution 2094 (2013) - Spanish
Mar 07, 2013

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Resolution 2094 (2013) - Arabic
Mar 07, 2013

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Resolution 2094 (2013) - Russian
Mar 07, 2013

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Resolution 2094 (2013) - Chinese
Mar 07, 2013

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Letter from the Secretary-General (2013)
Feb 25, 2013

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Resolution 2087 (2013) - English
Jan 22, 2013

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Resolution 2087 (2013) - French
Jan 22, 2013

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Resolution 2087 (2013) - Spanish
Jan 22, 2013

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Resolution 2087 (2013) - Arabic
Jan 22, 2013

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Resolution 2087 (2013) - Russian
Jan 22, 2013

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Resolution 2087 (2013) - Chinese
Jan 22, 2013

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Letter from the Secretary-General (2012)
Dec 07, 2012

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Letter from the Secretary-General (2012)
Sep 10, 2012

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Letter from the Secretary-General (2012)
Aug 13, 2012

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Letter from the Secretary-General (2012)
Jun 27, 2012

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Resolution 2050 (2012) - English
Jun 12, 2012

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Resolution 2050 (2012) - French
Jun 12, 2012

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Resolution 2050 (2012) - Spanish
Jun 12, 2012

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Resolution 2050 (2012) - Arabic
Jun 12, 2012

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Resolution 2050 (2012) - Russian
Jun 12, 2012

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Resolution 2050 (2012) - Chinese
Jun 12, 2012

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Statement by the President of the Security Council (2012)
Apr 16, 2012

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Resolution 1985 (2011) - English
Jun 10, 2011

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Resolution 1985 (2011) - French
Jun 10, 2011

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Resolution 1985 (2011) - Spanish
Jun 10, 2011

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Resolution 1985 (2011) - Arabic
Jun 10, 2011

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Resolution 1985 (2011) - Russian
Jun 10, 2011

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Resolution 1985 (2011) - Chinese
Jun 10, 2011

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Statement by the President of the Security Council (2013)
Jul 09, 2010

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Resolution 1928 (2010) - English
Jun 07, 2010

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Resolution 1928 (2010) - French
Jun 07, 2010

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Resolution 1928 (2010) - Spanish
Jun 07, 2010

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Resolution 1928 (2010) - Arabic
Jun 07, 2010

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Resolution 1928 (2010) - Russian
Jun 07, 2010

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Resolution 1928 (2010) - Chinese
Jun 07, 2010

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Resolution 1874 (2009) - English
Jun 12, 2009

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Resolution 1874 (2009) - French
Jun 12, 2009

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Resolution 1874 (2009) - Spanish
Jun 12, 2009

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Resolution 1874 (2009) - Arabic
Jun 12, 2009

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Resolution 1874 (2009) - Russian
Jun 12, 2009

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Resolution 1874 (2009) - Chinese
Jun 12, 2009

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Statement by the President of the Security Council (2009)
Apr 13, 2009

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Resolution 1718 (2006) - English
Oct 14, 2006

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Resolution 1718 (2006) - French
Oct 14, 2006

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Resolution 1718 (2006) - Spanish
Oct 14, 2006

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Resolution 1718 (2006) - Arabic
Oct 14, 2006

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Resolution 1718 (2006) - Russian
Oct 14, 2006

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Resolution 1718 (2006) - Chinese
Oct 14, 2006

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Statement by the President of the Security Council (2006)
Oct 06, 2006

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Letter from the Permanent Representative of Japan to the United Nations (2006)
Jun 04, 2006

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Letter from the Secretary-General (2002)
Feb 28, 2002

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Letter from the Secretary-General (1999)
Dec 20, 1999

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Letter from the Secretary-General (1998)
Oct 12, 1998

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Statement by the President of the Security Council (1996)
Oct 15, 1996

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Statement by the President of the Security Council (1994)
Nov 04, 1994

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Statement by the President of the Security Council (1994)
May 30, 1994

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Statement by the President of the Security Council (1994)
Mar 31, 1994

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Resolution 825 (1993) - English
May 11, 1993

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Resolution 825 (1993) - French
May 11, 1993

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Resolution 825 (1993) - Spanish
May 11, 1993

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Resolution 825 (1993) - Arabic
May 11, 1993

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Resolution 90 (1951) - English, French
Jan 31, 1951

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Resolution 88 (1950) - English, French
Nov 08, 1950

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Resolution 85 (1950) - English, French
Jul 31, 1950

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Resolution 84 (1950) - English, French
Jul 07, 1950

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Resolution 83 (1950) - English, French
Jun 27, 1950

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Resolution 82 (1950) - English, French
Jun 25, 1950

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Criminal Law of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

The Criminal Law of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (2009)
Dec 31, 1969

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Japan North Korean Human Rights Act

Japanese North Korean Human Rights Act
Jun 16, 2006

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From Cradle to Grave: The Path of North Korean Innocents
Robert Collins and Amanda Mortwedt Oh
Nov 13, 2017

This paper draws on existing research and Robert Collins’ previous work to explain the ideological basis and institutional structure of the Kim regime’s rule of terror, with an emphasis on the political prison camps. It is intended to provide a brief overview of how North Korea’s party-state controls every individual’s life from the cradle to the grave through relentless indoctrinat

The Parallel Gulag: North Korea's
David Hawk with Amanda Mortwedt Oh
Oct 26, 2017

In this book, David Hawk provides never-before-seen imagery of labor re-education camps, both suspected and confirmed. He reveals a parallel network of prisons controlled by the DPRK’s Ministry of People’s Security (An-jeon-bu). These revelations suggest the imposition of degrees of suffering even more pervasive than the UN COI described in 2014. Although these labor camps might be described as

North Korea Camp No. 25 Update 2
Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., Andy Dinville, and Mike Eley
Nov 29, 2016

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 9.0px Helvetica; color: #3f5864} span.s1 {font: 5.0px Helvetica} As part of a joint undertaking with HRNK to use satellite imagery to shed light on human suffering in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK, more commonly known as North Korea), AllSource Analysis has been monitoring activity at political prison facilities throughout North Korea. This report details activity observed during the past

North Korea: Flooding at Kyo-hwa-so No. 12, Jongo-ri
Greg Scarlatoiu and Joseph S. Bermudez Jr.
Sep 16, 2016

The Committee for Human Rights in North Korea (HRNK), a non-governmental organization based in Washington, DC and AllSource Analysis, a leading global provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions, have conducted a satellite imagery-based rapid assessment of flood damage at Kyo-hwa-so No. 12, Jongo-ri in Hamgyŏng-bukto, North Korea. Thousands of political prisoners are held in this re-education prison labor camp together with common offenders.