April 21, 2024
Interviews

NKnet: Waging information war against North Korea

Veteran human rights activist stresses international solidarity to win over Juche-sponsored media

For a little more than 15 years, Han Ki-hong has been something of an entrepreneur, rearranging commitment and resources and working to appeal to the wider South Korean citizenry on why human rights violations in North Korea deserves a second thought.

An observer might consider his an organization undergoing constant restructuring. But after years of struggling to convince news outlets to convey human rights advocacy in a consistent way, Mr. Han believes that spreading word about North Korea takes collaboration with other NGOs to get things done.

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