Dr. Changrok Soh of the Graduate School of International Studies at Korea University will present a discussion titled “The UN and the Regional Human Rights Mechanism in Asia” at the Center for Korean Studies on Monday, January 30, 2017.
Changrok Soh is a prominent scholar, activist, and educator specializing in human rights, human security, and international relations. He is working toward the establishment of a system for the promotion and protection of human rights in Asia. He is a member of the United Nations Human Rights Council Advisory Committee and is currently serving as president of Human Asia. Soh received his Ph.D. from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.
Soh’s talk will be delivered in the Center for Korean Studies Conference Room beginning at 12 noon. The program will be moderated by Prof. Tae-Ung Baik of the William S. Richardson School of Law.
Center for Korean Studies events are free and open to all. For further information, including information regarding access for the handicapped, telephone the Center for Korean Studies at (808) 956‑7041.
This presentation is supported by the Core University Program for Korean Studies through the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Korea and the Korean Studies Promotion Service of the Academy of Korean Studies (AKS-2015-OLU-2250005). It is co-sponsored by Pacific Asian Legal Studies, William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. The University of Hawai‘i is an equal opportunity/affirmative action Institution.