DPRK's Capture and Summary Execution of Mr. Lee for COVID-19 Prevention on 22 September 2020

Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances Working Group on Arbitrary Detentio...

Joint open letter concerning the UN General Assembly’s 2020 resolution on North Korean Human Rights

October 14, 2020 Josep Borrell Fontelles High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commiss...

Joint open letter to the UN General Assembly concerning the resolution on the situation of human rights in North Korea to be adopted at its 75th session

October 14, 2020 Re: Joint open letter to the UN General Assembly concerning the resolution on the situation of human rights in North Korea to be adopted at its ...

TJWG's petition to the UN WGAD on behalf of South Korean POW Han Man-Taek

Working Group on Arbitrary Detention Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights United Nations Office at Geneva 8-14, avenue de la Paix 1211 Geneva 10, ...

DPRK Public Threats and ROK Revoking Incorporation of NK Groups as Juristic Persons

Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful ...

Joint open letter concerning the UN Human Rights Council’s 2020 resolution on North Korean Human Rights

We are writing on behalf of 36 non-governmental organizations, coalitions, and concerned individuals from 10 different countries worldwide to urge the European ...

Joint Statement on Deportation of Two North Korean Fishermen by 20 Human Rights and Civil Society Organizations for North Korean Human Rights

We, the signatories, jointly condemn the South Korean government and its hasty decision to repatriate two North Korean fishermen. Such a decision is a grave ...

Exploring Grassroots Transitional Justice: North Korean escapee views on accountability for human rights abuses

On February 26 in Seoul, TJWG will release a new report titled "Exploring Grassroots Transitional Justice: North Korean escapee views on accountability for human ...