2017 International Symposium on North Korean Human Rights

2017 International Symposium on North Korean Human Rights On May 18th 2017, the National Human Rights Commission of Korea and the European Alliance for Human Rights in North Korea will co-host the 2017 International Symposium on North Korean Human Rights at Central Hall Westminster (not the Houses of Parliament). Due to the upcoming UK general election, …

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APPG Event: A Talk With Sungju Lee – North Korean Refugee and UK Chevening Scholar

Organised by the European Alliance for Human Rights in North Korea and hosted by the All-Party Parliamentary Group on North Korea, you are invited to attend an event titled 'A Talk With Sungju Lee: North Korean Refugee and UK Chevening Scholar'. Sungju Lee is a North Korean refugee who originally hailed from Pyongyang. Sungju escaped North Korea in 2002 and …

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 …

APPG NK Meeting with Jang Jin-sung

On the 7th May 2014, the All-Party Parliamentary Group on North Korea hosted a talk from Mr. Jang Jin-sung, a former DPRK poet laureate and counter-intelligence official under Kim Jong Il. After graduating from Kim Il Sung University, Mr. Jang worked in the United Front Department (UFD), also known as the “window into and out of …