Funding for North Korean Refugee Journalists

Lord Alton, Co-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on North Korea, asked the United Kingdom Government for their assessment of the statement by Marzuki Darusman, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights in North Korea, that the UK should consider "implementation of all recommendations made by the United Nations Commission of Inquiry in its report, including …

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Questions Raised on UK Parts in North Korean Weapons Following APPG Event

Following evidence presented to the All-Party Parliamentary Group on North Korea during a recent event, 'North Korea’s Weapons Programmes, Sanctions Evasion and the Response of the International Community', Fiona Bruce MP and Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP asked the UK Government what steps it had taken to ensure that UK manufacturing products were not used as components in North Korean …

North Korea Past & Present: Discussion with Yeonmi Park & Jihyun Park

The European Alliance for Human Rights in North Korea will be hosting an open meeting on Wednesday 29th October, 5:00-7:00 pm in Committee Room 3A, the Houses of Parliament. Press Release: Following the great famine of the mid-1990s, North Korea underwent profound and irreversible change. A surge in blackmarket activity – markets which were first …

Targeted Sanctions Against Human Rights Violators

Prior to the upcoming United Nations General Assembly resolution on human rights in North Korea, Fiona Bruce MP, Co-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on North Korea, has asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: "Whether the Government has requested the EU to implement targeted sanctions against people and organisations named in the …

Keynote Address: “North Korea – Looking to the Far Horizon”

Lord Alton, Co-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on North Korea delivered the keynote address at the Korea Security Conference held at the University of Central Lancashire on October 16th 2014. "This is a timely moment to consider the situation on the Korean Peninsula. From the Ebola crisis in West Africa to the horrific events …

Martin Uden Speaks on North Korea’s Human Rights Abuses

Prior to speaking at the All-Party Parliamentary Group on North Korea's event, 'North Korea’s Weapons Programmes, Sanctions Evasion and the Response of the International Community', Martin Uden, former Coordinator of the United Nations Panel of Experts and former British Ambassador to the Republic of Korea, was appointed to Human Liberty’s UK Board of Directors. Upon his …

APPG North Korea Event

North Korea’s Weapons Programmes, Sanctions Evasion and the Response of the International Community  Open Meeting - Wednesday 15th October, 5:00 pm in Committee Room 3A, the Houses of Parliament What is the threat posed to the world and its own people by North Korea’s nuclear and conventional arms? How does North Korea utilise its procurement …