DPRK Event Calendar
The Future of North Korea
The Chicago Council on Global Affairs, in partnership with the East Asia Institute, will convene a panel discussion on policy options on the North Korea nuclear issue and security in Northeast Asia.
Songbun, Pyongyang Republic and North Korea's Policy of Human Rights Denial
The Korea Economic Institute of America (KEI), in partnership with the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea (HRNK), will host a dinner presentation about North Korean human rights issues as a meeting of the Korea Club.
Books at Wilson: Deterring Nuclear Terrorism
Robert Litwak will discuss the issue of nuclear terrorism concerning Pakistan, North Korea, Iraq, and Iran as explored in his new book, Deterring Nuclear Terrorism.
Powerplay: The Origins of the American Alliance System in Asia
The Korea Society will host a book launch talk and signing by Dr. Victor Cha on his new book, Powerplay that examines the evolution and importance of U.S. alliances with ROK and other East Asian nations.
2016 ICAS Fall Symposium: Humanity, Liberty, Peace and Security
The Institute for Corean-American Studies will host a symposium regarding various issues on the Korean peninsula and in the context of U.S. national security.
Changing American Perceptions of North Korea since 1948
The Korea Society will host a presentation examining historical American perceptions of North Korea and its effects on U.S.-DPRK diplomatic policy since 1948.
The Evolution of North Korean Human Rights Discourse and Activism: Domestic and Transnational Dimensions
The 2014 United Nations Commission of Inquiry Report into North Korean Human Rights brought about a renewed focus on North Korean human rights. Behind the scenes, a growing network of transnational activists has been responsible for raising the profile of the North Korean human rights issue over a period of two decades. This conference at Catholic University turns the spotlight on these activists in an effort to understand the evolution of North Korean human rights discourse: the contentions, the hurdles and the assumptions underpinning it.
A Year in Review: Regional Politics and Security
The Korea Society will host a talk on developments related to regional politics and security in Northeast Asia, including issues in the Korean peninsula to the South China Sea.
Inquiry on Crimes Against Humanity in North Korean Political Prisons
The International Bar Association, together with multiple co-organizers, including The Committee on Human Rights in NOrth Korea, North Korea Freedom Coalition, Freedom House, CSIS, and SAIS, will present a live testimony of three North Korean defectors as a follow up to the United Nations COI on the DPRK.
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