Justice Michael Kirby and the UN Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea

Human rights in North Korea remains a divisive issue between the international community and North Korea. In 2013, the United Nations Human Rights Council established Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea to investigate human rights violations in North Korea.
 
In this episode, host Jenna Gibson sits down with Justice Michael Kirby, who was appointed to head the Commission of Inquiry and a former Justice of the High Court of Australia. They discuss the Commission of Inquiry and of the current state of human rights in North Korea.
Geo Tag 1: 
ASIA
Geo Tag 2: 
Korea, South
Thematic Category: 
Human Rights