January 20, 2020

Human rights engagement: North Korean style
DPRK submits to UN reviews to earn goodwill, but does little to implement human rights policies
North Korea has recently undertaken a flurry of activities with the United Nations human rights bodies in recent months. In October and November, the country submitted itself to reviews of the children and women’s rights situation in the country, something which may raise eyebrows since the country routinely resorts to non-cooperation, rejection, and denial of its grave human rights record at