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Korean Human Rights Seminar




Welcome and Introductions: Andrew Wolman, City Law School

2.30-3.40pm: Session I: Addressing North Korean Human Rights Violations

  • Geospatial Mapping in North Korean Human Rights Monitoring
    • Sarah Son, University of Sheffield
  • Health and Human Rights in North Korea
    • Jiho Cha, University of Manchester
  • From Progress to Paralysis: North Korean Human Rights at the UN Security Council
    • Ben Willis, University of Leeds

Coffee Break

4.00-5.30pm: Session II. Human Rights in the Republic of Korea: Past and Present

  • Civil Society and Transitional Justice in Korea
    • Sungju Park-Kang, University of Turku
  • Sexual Violence and Korean Transitional Justice
    • Charlotte Mills, University of Leicester
  • Assessing Local Human Rights Implementation in Korea
    • Andrew Wolman, City Law School
  • Rape Law Reform in the #MeToo Era: Challenges in Incorporating the Concept of Consent in the Rape Law in a South Korean Context
    • Hyo Won Kang, Queen’s University Belfast

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When and where

2.30pm - 5.30pmThursday 16th January 2020

AG03 College Building City, University of London St John Street London EC1V 4PB United Kingdom