Michael Kirby, Chairperson of the Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea (REUTERS/Denis Balibouse).
Human Rights in North Korea: An Address by Michael Kirby
April 14, 2014
On April 14, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies at Brookings and the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea (HRNK) hosted an address by Michael Kirby, chair of the U.N. Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea (COI), to present its findings and recommendations. Following the keynote address, Marcus Noland of the Peterson Institute for International Economics and an HRNK board member, commented on the COI report and discussed policy implications for the United Nations and its member states, and possible impact on North Korea and its people.