Introducing our new interns

We are introducing our new interns at the Human Asia for 2019. Hello, I am Yedam Kim, a new intern at the Human Asia. I have been drawn into refugee crisis since I was an exchange student last year. I could meet refugees in person thanks to the NNIC(Northern Nevada International Center) where I worked…

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Human Asia Children’s School Activity Day

On 14 August, Human Asia held a screen-printing activity with 14 children with a refugee background. We invited teachers from Chugye University for the Arts, who helped children learn how to print their own drawings on the bag. This activity is part of our Project initiated in September 2019. We have held 3 activities so…

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2019 Community Leaders Scholarship Workshop

Human Asia hosted the “2019 Community Leaders Scholarship Workshop” with the scholarship students at the Konjiam Resort on August 24th and 25th. Through the two-days workshop consisted of various participation programs and education, all the participants could had valuable times to explore and interact with each other. For the art program of “Dreamcatchers,” students shared…

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The 2019 6th International Model UN Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review

The 2019 6th International Model UN Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review successfully took place on 11-14 August 2019. It provided a unique space for 40 young students from around the world, mostly East Asia (Japan, Hong Kong, and Korea) to learn about the process of the Universal Periodic Review(UPR) system and embody its values.…

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Human Asia Children’s School field trip day

On 14 July, Human Asia took a day trip to National Folk Museum and National Museum of Korean Contemporary History. We not only could learn about our place in which we are rooted, but all of us, children, parents, and Human Asia staff, also got the chance to interact with each other, which was one…

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Orientation for the 2019 6th International Model UN HRC Universal Periodic Review

On July 2, Human Asia hosted the orientation session for the 2019 6th International Model UN Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review at Seoul NPO Center. The 2019 I-Model UN UPR is Korea’s first unique MUN academic simulation of the UN’s UPR system. The I-Model UN UPR seeks to explore present understandings of and potential…

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The 2019 14th Young Human Rights Activists Workshop

With the support of Seoul Metropolitan Government, on July 6 Human Asia and Korea University Human Rights Center co-hosted the first class of ‘The 14th Young Human Rights Activists Workshop’, under the theme of “Improving the Next Generation’s Perceptions on Immigrant Human Rights’. For the next four weeks, every Saturday participants in their twenties and…

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Introducing Human Asia’s Interns!

Human Asia welcomes two new interns from the University of Hong Kong, who will be working with us from the beginning of June until the end of July.   Doyeong Jung Hi, this is Doyeong Jung who is going to work in Human Asia for the next two months. Growing up in South Korea, the…

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2019 7th Global Human Rights School

Last Saturday on the 22nd of June, Human Asia has hosted the 7th Global Human Rights School in One-Stop Prep located in Apgujeong-dong, on the topic of “College Preview: Human Rights Advocacy on Campus”. Ms. Suah Cho, currently an undergraduate at the Stanford University and an active past member of Human Asia youth club, was…

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2019 5th Korea Refugee Film Festival(KOREFF)

The 5th Korea Refugee Film Festival(KOREFF) <I Hear You> was successfully held in Seoul Cinema on June 15. The festival was organized by the Korea Refugee Rights Network and sponsored by UNIQLO, Ansan Global Youth Support Center, Save the Children and 21st Century Productions. Human Asia took part in planning movie contents and GV sessions…

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