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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Human Rights Classes at Jakjeon Girls High School

On June 10 and 11, Human Asia taught human rights classes on social minorities at Jakjeon Girls High School, Incheon. In the first part of the lesson, the students worked together in groups, then gave brief presentations on the different types of discrimination and social difficulties faced by women, teenagers, refugees, disabled and LGBTQ+ people…

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The 2019 Seoul Conference on Human Rights

On May 27, Human Asia co-hosted the 2019 Human Rights Conference entitled ‘Crafting Human Rights Policies: The Promise of Evidence-based Research’; together with SSK Human Rights Forum and sponsored by Korea University’s International Human Rights Center and the Sungkyunkwan Center for Human Rights and Development. Top scholars with expertise in a variety of related fields…

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2019 20th Seoul Queer Cultural Festival

On June 1, the 2019 Seoul Queer Cultural Festival was held at the Seoul City Hall Square. At the festival, various organizations, governmental institutions and corporations all gathered to support the LGBTI rights in Korea. Human Asia also took part in booth activities and parade in order to enhance the protection of LGBTI rights in…

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New Staff of Human Asia

We introduce one new program officer  of Human Asia.   Ja Yeon Kwak Hello, I am Ja Yeon Kwak and I am glad to work together at Human Asian Education Development Team. I would like to devote myself with a humble but explorative attitude so that various projects of Human Asia for the sake of…

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