February 21, 2024

Human Security / Human Rights

Information related to human security / human rights in North Korea

Shelterbox staffer oversees donation in North Korea

Shelterbox staffer oversees donation in North Korea

Does charity work help Pyongyang, or present a positive image of the outside world?

Shelterbox staffer oversees donation in North Korea
Kamila Kingstone
Kamila Kingstone October 25, 2013
Experience abroad a double-edged sword for N. Korean diplomats

Experience abroad a double-edged sword for N. Korean diplomats

View from Seoul: What South Koreans are reading in local media about North Korea

Experience abroad a double-edged sword for N. Korean diplomats
Sarah A. Son
Sarah A. Son October 24, 2013
Rations? Only after the grains are “cooked, eaten and pooped”

Rations? Only after the grains are “cooked, eaten and pooped”

Ask a North Korean: "These days, many North Koreans criticize their government in front of other people."

Rations? Only after the grains are “cooked, eaten and pooped”
Mina Yoon
Mina Yoon October 23, 2013
What was the biggest surprise in N. Korea over the past 5 years?

What was the biggest surprise in N. Korea over the past 5 years?

Little consensus in the most surprising changes in North Korea over past five years

What was the biggest surprise in N. Korea over the past 5 years?
Chad O'Carroll
Chad O'Carroll October 23, 2013
Japanese Media Watch: October 13 – 20

Japanese Media Watch: October 13 – 20

A weekly round up of DPRK focused stories unreported in English language media

Japanese Media Watch: October 13 – 20
Ryo C. Kato October 23, 2013
What was the biggest change in North Korea over the past 5 years?

What was the biggest change in North Korea over the past 5 years?

Over five days NK News explores a changing North Korea: past, present and future

What was the biggest change in North Korea over the past 5 years?
Chad O'Carroll
Chad O'Carroll October 22, 2013
The secret to watching Steven Seagal movies in North Korea

The secret to watching Steven Seagal movies in North Korea

Ask a North Korean: What was it like growing up in Pyongyang?

The secret to watching Steven Seagal movies in North Korea
Ji-Min Kang
Ji-Min Kang October 17, 2013
Changing the way we approach North Korea: A new tool for engagement

Changing the way we approach North Korea: A new tool for engagement

Interview explores uses and benefits of "Engage DPRK" data visualization project

Changing the way we approach North Korea: A new tool for engagement
Gianluca Spezza
Gianluca Spezza October 16, 2013
S. Korean gvt. calls for greater control of N. Korean diaspora

S. Korean gvt. calls for greater control of N. Korean diaspora

South Korean media monitoring: Focus North Korea

S. Korean gvt. calls for greater control of N. Korean diaspora
Sarah A. Son
Sarah A. Son October 11, 2013
From Kim to Christ: Why religion works for North Koreans

From Kim to Christ: Why religion works for North Koreans

Ask a North Korean: Explaining the transition from Kim Il Sung-ism to Christianity

From Kim to Christ: Why religion works for North Koreans
Ji-Min Kang
Ji-Min Kang September 25, 2013