December 04, 2022

Human Security / Human Rights

Information related to human security / human rights in North Korea

Former unification minister frustrated by missed opportunities

Former unification minister frustrated by missed opportunities

Chung says anti-North sentiment has been exploited for political purposes

Former unification minister frustrated by missed opportunities
Subin Kim
Subin Kim September 17, 2013
How human rights in North Korea are gradually improving

How human rights in North Korea are gradually improving

Human rights improving due to leniency, bribery, and fewer family punishments

How human rights in North Korea are gradually improving
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov September 12, 2013
Ask a North Korean: Meet Ji Min from Pyongyang

Ask a North Korean: Meet Ji Min from Pyongyang

"Watching Pyongyang’s misery on TV make it clear that my soul remains in that land"

Ask a North Korean: Meet Ji Min from Pyongyang
Ji-Min Kang
Ji-Min Kang September 11, 2013
NK Media Watch – Sept 4 to 10

NK Media Watch – Sept 4 to 10

Repair work after damaging floods, the 65th anniversary of the DPRK's foundation and the conclusion of the women's soccer championship

NK Media Watch – Sept 4 to 10
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath September 11, 2013
North Korea’s irreconcilable relationship with Christianity

North Korea’s irreconcilable relationship with Christianity

Long persecuted, Christians in the North now have ‘official’ churches, catacomb networks

North Korea’s irreconcilable relationship with Christianity
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov September 9, 2013
Of spies and defectors in north east Asia

Of spies and defectors in north east Asia

Long, severe detention process for would-be defectors raises questions

Of spies and defectors in north east Asia
NK News
NK News September 9, 2013
Yongbyon’s history marked by accidents and human experimentation

Yongbyon’s history marked by accidents and human experimentation

Defector interview reveals secrets behind North Korea’s nuclear facility

Yongbyon’s history marked by accidents and human experimentation
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald September 6, 2013
Bringing the free press to North Korea

Bringing the free press to North Korea

Defector turned newspaper proprietor plans infiltration in his home country

Bringing the free press to North Korea
Oliver Hotham
Oliver Hotham September 4, 2013
Profile Kenneth Bae: an American prisoner in N. Korea

Profile Kenneth Bae: an American prisoner in N. Korea

Is imprisoned American hostage, criminal or bargaining chip?

Profile Kenneth Bae: an American prisoner in N. Korea
Oliver Hotham
Oliver Hotham September 4, 2013
Are North Korea’s public health problems exaggerated?

Are North Korea’s public health problems exaggerated?

Academic says rates of preventable diseases in the North are dropping

Are North Korea’s public health problems exaggerated?
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath August 29, 2013