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Moving forward on the COI+10: Accountability avenues for international crimes

On Wednesday, February 21st, NK Watch attended the Moving foward on the COI+10: Accountability avenues for international crimes conference held by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Seoul to gain new insights into accoutability measures for North Korea’s crimes against humanity.

Executive Director Myeongchul Ahn appears on Channel A’s “Now on My Way to Meet You” to describe his experience with North Korean political prison camps

“I didn’t know a place like this existed” North Korean political prisoner camp where people are taken without knowing their crime. NK Watch Executive Director Myeongchul Ahn describes his experinces as a guard for eight years at North Korean political prison camps on the Channel A’s show “Now On My Way to Meet You,” August […]

NK Watch at Conference on international advocacy to act to ensure accountability for north korea’s human rights violations

NK Watch Director, Myeongchul Ahn, gave the welcome address at Monday’s Conference on international advocacy to act to ensure accountability for north korea’s human rights violations. He encouraged raising awareness of North Korean human rights violations. Dr. Kwanhyung Lee, NK Watch’s Program Director, presented “NK Watch’s Human Rights Advocacy Activities and Cooperations with the International […]

The Geoffrey Nice Foundation’s “A Report on the Legal Avenues to deal with Human Rights Abuses in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea” – Conference on international advocacy to act to ensure accountability for North Korea’s human rights violations

At Monday’s Conference on international advocacy to act to ensure accountability for North Korea’s human rights violations, the lawyers of the Geoffrey Nice Foundation – Ruby Peacock, Nathan Fuller, Holly Armstrong, and Adam Smith – presented key content online from A Report on the Legal Avenues to Deal with Human Rights Abuses in the DPRK. The […]

Executive Director Myeongchul Ahn’s Interview with the OHCHR

The Quest for Justice: A Former Prison Guard from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea speaks out. Executive Director Ahn Myeongchul’s interviews with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Seoul regarding his experiences in North Korea and as a human rights activist. Click here to read more

Executive Director Myeongchul Ahn’s interview with Dong-A Ilbo

Guard at Political Prison Camp No. 22 [Reporter Joo Seong-ha’s Neighbor from the North] Executive Director Myeonchul Ahn describes his life and family in North Korea before escaping to South Korea and his journey to becoming a human rights activist. Click here to read (Korean)