- NewsletterApr 22, 2016
The Korea Chair team takes a biweekly look back at events of interest in Washington, Seoul, and the region from April 7 - April 20, 2016.
- Issues & Insights Vol. 16, No. 7 - The Juche factor: North Korea’s political ideology and human rights reformReportBy Angelica M. StephensApr 19, 2016
At the United Nations’ 25th session in February 2014, the commission of inquiry on human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (“the Commission”) issued two reports that documented its findings on human rights abuses in North Korea and presented recommendations to address these atrocities.
- CommentaryApr 18, 2016
The U.S. government likes to talk about “transparency” on the part of other governments, but it has a long record of cutting back on key unclassified reports and failing to properly update others. The latest set of State Department country reports on human rights is a good example.
- CommentaryBy Murray Hiebert, Norashiqin TohApr 14, 2016
The election of Joko “Jokowi” Widodo in July 2014 marked Indonesia’s third direct and peaceful selection of the country’s president and seemed to consolidate the archipelago’s democratic gains.
- NewsletterApr 8, 2016
The Korea Chair team takes a biweekly look back at events of interest in Washington, Seoul, and the region from March 24 - April 6, 2016.
- NewsletterMar 25, 2016
The Korea Chair team takes a biweekly look back at events of interest in Washington, Seoul, and the region from March 10 - March 23, 2016.
- NewsletterFeb 26, 2016
The Korea Chair team takes a biweekly look back at events of interest in Washington, Seoul, and the region from February 11 - February 24, 2016.
President Obama Signs H.R. 757
- NewsletterBy The Honorable Tom MalinowskiFeb 19, 2016
A special address delivered by The Honorable Tom Malinowski at the “North Korea: The Human Rights and Security Nexus” conference held in the Center for Strategic and International Studies, as released by the U.S. Department of State.
- ReportJan 14, 2016
The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE) hosted a meeting entitled “Broadening Constituencies for Transitional Justice + Elevating the Focus on Historical Grievance: Step One” in Mexico City, Mexico, in December 2015.
- NewsletterBy Victor ChaDec 17, 2015
“Americans don’t understand Korea.” That is often the refrain from Koreans about the United States, their closest ally for over 60 years. It’s not without some truth.