o The NHRCK(Chairperson, Hyun Byung-chul), on 2 October, hosted a briefing on the Partial Amendment to the National Human Rights Commission Act(the "Amendment Proposal") and the Guideline regarding Principles and Procedures on Selection/Appointment of Commissioners of the National Human Rights Commission of Korea(the "Guideline") for the public inc..
o The National Human Rights Commission of Korea(Chairperson, Hyun Byung-chul), with the Human Liberty Center of Yonsei University(Chairperson, Lee Jung-hoon) and the Committee for the Democratization of North Korea(Chairperson, Hong Soon-kyung), co-hosted an open-forum titled 'measures for implementation of the UN COI recommendations' on 27 August,..
o The National Human Rights Commission of Korea (NHRCK), with the aim of exploring measures to enhance participation of women in politics, held a open forum and published a outcome on <Strenghtening the representation for women & Monitoring project on local election> at Rachel Carson's Hall of the Greenfund on 22 July 2014..
From Gabon Nigeria, Nepal, Laos, Moldova, Mongolia, Honduras, Iraq, etc. - Experience-sharing and technical support for the promotion and protection of human rights - oThe National Human Rights Commission of Korea (NHRCK), in cooperation with KOICA, held the 2014 Human Rights Policy Development Program from 19 June to 9 J..
o The National Human Rights Commission of Korea (NHRCK) held the first Human rights-friendly Business Management Forum in cooperation with Small and Medium Business Administration on 11 June, 2014 at Press Center in Seoul in order to forster culture of human rights-friendly management in the business area. . o The first s..
Partnership Program with NHRIs of Poland and Thailand - a forum for cooperation and exchange on regional human rights issues - o The NHRCK(Chariperson, Hyun Byung-chul) hosted a 2014 Partnership Program for Human Rights Defenders with 3 members of NHRIs from Poland and Thailand from April 21 to 25 at Baeumteo(Floor 8) and Education Cent..
The National Human Rights Commission of Korea (Chairperson Byung-chul Hyun) held <the 3rd Human Rights Management Forum> on November 26, 2013 (Tues) from 13:30 to 17:30 at LG Convention Hall, International Education Building, Ehwa Women's University. The forum was jointly held by the NHRCK and EWU Global Social Responsibility Center..
The National Human Rights Commission of Korea (Chairperson Hyun Byung Chul) and the Korean Bar Association Legal Aid Foundation (Chairperson Young Jun Mok) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for human rights promotion. The signing ceremony was held on Tuesday, October 29th 2013 at the Plenary Commission Conference Room (13th Floor) of the NHR..
<Paris Principles+20 International Conference> was held by the National Human Rights Commission of Korea (Chairperson Hyun Byung-Chul) on Friday, September 13, 2013, from 10 A.M. to 6 P.M. at the Hotel President. Welcoming the 20th anniversary of the adoption of 'Principles relating to the Status of National Institutions' as well known as 'Pa..
- [2014.10.14] NHRCK hosted a briefing to explain the Amendment Proposal and Gui..
- [2014.10.14] NHRCK, established an exclusive team on human rights in the milit..
- [2014.10.14] Standing Commissioner Kim Young-hye, selected as a Torture Preven..
- [2014.10.13] NHRCK recommended the Amendment Proposal and the Guideline to the..
- [2014.10.13] ‘Seeking for improvement measures for ‘Contempt of Cop‘ arrest‘
- [2013.05.08] 2013 Creative Competition under the theme of Human Rights
- [2013.05.08] NHRCK and Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education’s Special Lectur..
- [2013.05.08] Recommendation to enhance job security and treatment of irregular..
- [2013.05.08] Recommendation to Improve the Industry Lockout Policies and Pract..
- [2013.05.08] Accusation of the Director of Orphanage of Child Abuse
The Commission was established in 2001 as a national advocacy institution for human rights protection. It is committed to the fulfillment of human rights in a broader sense, including dignity, value and freedom of every human being, as signified in international human rights conventions and treaties to which Korea...