Human Asia’s Educational Development Project, Selected as 2018 Global Scholarship Program by Samsung Dream Scholarship Foundation

Last July 9th, Human Asia’ s educational support for Chakma children in Arunachal Pradesh, India was selected as the 2018 Global scholarship program of Samsung Dream Scholarship Foundation.   This project has been supported for 3 years consecutively since February 2017. It started by conducting research about school information of Arunachal Pradesh area. Based on…

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The 13th Young Human Rights Activist Workshop (field classes and completion ceremony)

From May 12 to June 2, participants for the 13th Human Asia Young Human Rights Activist workshop were educated on refugee rights, and they created their own version of refugee rights class syllabus. For the next 3 weeks, each team went out and taught teenagers on the topic of ‘refugee rights’. Classes were carried out…

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2018 4th Korea Refugee Film Festival

  The 4th KOREFF (Korea Refugee Film Festival) was successfully held in Seoul Cinema on June 17th. This festival was arranged by the Refugee Supporting Network and sponsored by UNIQLO, IOM, Philip Morris Korea, Ansan Global Youth Support Center, Seoul Cinema, Cinema DAL, and Lush. Three movies were played during the film festival. The first…

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Introduce Human Asia New Interns from Hong Kong!

Introduce new interns from the University of Hong Kong to work together in Human Asia for two months from early June to the end of July. 최하린 (Ha Rin Choi)교육협력팀 학술분과 The University of Hong Kong Major in Journalism, Major in Criminology “모든 사람은 다르다. 틀린것이 아니다.” 약 7년간 해외생활을 하며 이방인으로 지내온 저는, 각…

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2018 International Model UN Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review Orientation

On June 16th, the orientation of 2018 International Model UN Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review was held at the Korea University. This year’s UPR focuses on the purpose of understanding current Human Right Issues and searching for solutions. International students, including those from Hong Kong and Japan, will be divided into 4 different governments…

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The 13th Young Human Rights Activist Workshop

Human Asia holds the 13th Human Asia Young Human Rights Activist workshop for the youths in their 20s and 30s on the topic of “Refugee rights: Beyond empathy, into co-existence!” under the sponsorship of the National Human Rights Commission of Korea. Participants will run their own classes on June for students in middle and high…

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2018 International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Joint action (campaign)

      In commemoration of the UN-designated international day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, many organizations formed solidarity to proceed with the Joint action to abolish racism, and to urge the legislation of Anti-discrimination act in Korea. The campaign was held at Boshingak of Jongro on March 13th, co-hosted by Korea Refugee Support…

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[Intern Review] 2018 Boi-Sa-Bi Festival: the Jumma people’s holiday identical to New Year

On Sunday, April 8th 2018, the Jumma people in Korea came together to celebrate Boi-Sa-Bi (Bishuk-Sangaria-Bizu), which is their holiday identical to New Year. The event was held in Tongjin Dure Art Center, where many NGOs supporting the Jumma People were invited and were awarded the certificate of honor. The awardees are Human Asia, The…

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Teachers’ Empowerment Program: 1st Intensive Workshop for SNEHA school teachers

HUMAN ASIA organized 1st Teachers’ Empowerment Intensive Workshop for 20 teachers from three SNEHA schools(Diyun, Vidya Vihar, and Vidya Mandir) in Tinsukia, Assam, India, from April 16 to 17. This workshop was held with Dr. Hong Moon-sook, an expert on international education and development cooperation, as the main lecturer under the theme of “Making Human…

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2018 Human Asia Regular General Meeting

2018 Human Asia Regular General Meeting On Wednesday, February 28, 2018, Regular General Meeting of Human Asia was held at our office. At this meeting, we deliberated and discussed the business and financial reports for 2017 and 2018, respectively, and discussed the mandates and strategies to address our mission in this fiscal year. In addition,…

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