The 13th Young Human Rights Activists Workshop Review_Min Seok Kang (the 2nd round workshop)

The 13th Young Human Rights Activists Workshop Review (the 2nd round workshop)Min-Seok Kang In early 2016, I had a chance to work for the refugees’ human rights field by starting French-Korean translation volunteer activity. I translated necessary documents and daily life information for RSD(Refugee Status Determination) in Korea. I felt a sense of accomplishment from this…

New program officer of Human Asia

Introducing our new program officer who joined us in October. 박초영 (Choyoung Park)Development and cooperation According to Pierre Bourdieu, the way we perceive our world is neither the result of free will nor determined by the social structure. Instead, it is shaped by our experiences in social structures. In this sense, I believe the human…

2018 Refugee Welcome Cultural Festival

 On October 20th, 2018 Refugees Welcome Cultural Festival was held at Sejong-ro Park. The festival that was co-organized by Refugee Rights Network including Human Asia as well as other organizations started with Kharag Penpa’s performance, and welcome speeches from refugees and citizens. And reading ‘Statement of Welcome’ and mass performance were followed. Human Asia distributed…

Field Classes and Completion Ceremony of the 13rd Young Human Rights Activists Workshop (2018 2nd round workshop)

From September 17 to October 13, participants for the 13th Young Human Rights Activist Workshop (2018 the 2nd round workshop) taught the middle and high school students in Seoul and Incheon after they were educated on refugee rights. Even though they dealt with the same topic (refugee rights), they made different syllabus according to a…

2018 International Model UN Human Rights Council UPR

On July 31st – August 3rd, 2018 International Model UN Human Rights Council UPR was co-hosted by Human Asia and Korea University Human Rights Center with City University of Hong Kong, International Christian University and Ritsumeikan University at Global Conference Room, Centennial Memorial Samsung Hall, Korea University. A total of 38 undergraduate/graduate students from Korea,…