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Directions for U.S. Policy on Human Rights in North Korea
Date and Time:
December 08, 2014 06:00 pm ~ December 08, 2014 08:00 pm
Rome Auditorium at 1619 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20036
Ambassador Robert King, HRNK Executive Director Greg Scarlatoiu, RFK Fellow Daniel Aum
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James Ahn 

The Sejong Society, USKI, HRNK, and RFK Center present:


Directions for U.S. Policy on Human Rights in North Korea



Keynote Address:

Ambassador Robert R. King 

Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues 

U.S. Department of State


Greg Scarlatoiu

Executive Director

The Committee for Human Rights in North Korea


Daniel Aum

Donald M. Wilson Fellow, Partners for Human Rights Program

Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights


Monday, December 8, 2014

6:00 - 8:00 PM

*Light reception will be provided after the event.

Benjamin T. Rome Auditorium 

Johns Hopkins SAIS

1619 Massachusetts Ave NW

Washington, D.C., 20036


The Sejong Society of Washington, D.C., the U.S.-Korea Institute at SAIS, the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea, and the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights are pleased to host an evening discussion on human rights in North Korea and future directions for U.S. policy on this issue. The event hopes to address implications of the recent vote at the United Nations General Assembly following February's UN Commission of Inquiry report, present the roles and activities of various NGOs regarding action on this issue, and discuss a way forward on U.S. policy on human rights in North Korea.


This event will be on the record. 


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The objective of the Sejong Society is to prepare the next generation of American specialists on Korean affairs to think critically about U.S. foreign policy towards North and South Korea. The Sejong Society also aims to educate future specialists on the history, culture, and society of Korea.


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