70th Year of the Korean War Armistice: International Symposium

🕊 From Armistice to Peace

27 July 2023, Thursday

  • 2 ~ 6:30pm (Seoul)
  • 7 ~ 11:30am (Europe)
  • 1 ~ 5:30am (New York)
  • 7/26 10pm ~ 2:30am (LA)

International Conference Hall of Seoul Global Center + Youtube live broadcast
(KOR-ENG Simultaneous Interpretation)

This year marks the 70th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice. But the danger of war on the Korean Peninsula is unprecedentedly high. During the symposium, we will revisit the unfinished Korean War and share the wisdom of various figures to find hope for peace again. We invite all of you who want to make peace with us. 
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Time (KST)Contents
14:00 ~ 14:20Opening Session

Moderator : Nam Ki-Pyung Program Executive of the Reconciliation & Reunification Committee of NCCK, Co-Executive Chair of Korea Peace Appeal Campaign

Opening Remarks
Kang Youngsik Co-President of Korean Sharing Movement, Co-Representative of Korea Peace Appeal Campaign
Won Younghee President of the National YWCA of Korea, Co-Representative of Korea Peace Appeal Campaign
Han Chung Mok Chairperson of Korea Alliance for Progressive Movement,
Co-Representative of Korea Peace Appeal Campaign
Enkhsaikhan Jargalsaikhan Chair of Blue Banner, Former Permanent Representative of Mongolia to the UN
Leymah Gbowee 2011 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Liberian Peace Activist – Online
Rev. Jerry Pillay General Secretary, World Council of Churches(WCC) – Online
14:20 ~ 16:00Session 1. 70 Years of Ceasefire, Where Are We Standing and Where Should We Go

 : Cho Youngmi Executive Director of Korean Women’s Movement for Peace, Executive Committee Member of Korea Peace Appeal Campaign

Kim Joon-Hyung Former Chancellor of Korea National Diplomatic Academy, Professor of the Handong Global University, President of Korea Diplomacy Plaza
Kim Sung Kyung Assistant Professor, University of North Korean Studies
Keith Luse Executive Director, the National Committee on North Korea(NCNK) – Online
Dan Leaf Former Deputy Commander of US Pacific Command, Retired US Air Force Lieutenant General – Online
Tapan Mishra UN Resident Coordinator in Mongolia, Former UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative for DPRK June 2015 to Sept 2019

16:15 ~ 18:15Session 2. 70 Years of Ceasefire, Strategy and Hope for Peace on the Korean Peninsula & East Asia 

 : Lee Taeho Steering Committee Chair of Civil Peace Forum, Co-Executive Chair of Korea Peace Appeal Campaign

Choi Euna Secretary General, South Korean Committee for Implementation of June 15 Joint Declaration
Lee Jusung Secretary General, Korea NGO Council for Cooperation with North Korea
Kim Honggul Member of the ROK National Assembly, Foreign Affairs and Unification Committee, Democratic Party of Korea
Hwang Sooyoung Secretary General of Korea Peace Appeal Campaign, Manager of Center for Peace and Disarmament, PSPD
Meri Joyce Northeast Asia Regional Liaison Officer of Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict(GPPAC), International Coordinator of Peace Boat
Reiner Braun Former Executive Director & Co-President, International Peace Bureau(IPB)
Peter Prove Director, Commission of the Churches on International Affairs, World Council of Churches(WCC) – Online
Cathi Choi & Echo & Christine Ahn Women Cross DMZ, Korea Peace Now! Grassroots Network – Online
Sano Michio Forum for Peace, Human Rights and Environment – Online
Song Chung Sok Deputy Director of Secretariat, Japan Area Committee for Implementation of June 15 Joint Declaration – Online


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