President Moon’s North Korea policy: mid-term results

President Moon’s North Korea policy: mid-term results

October 2019 | KF-VUB KOREA CHAIR POLICY BRIEF Young-hun Kim When Moon Jae-in’s government first took office, the situation on the Korean Peninsula was overcast with dark clouds of war. President Moon has dedicated many efforts towards his North Korea policy for a...
Trump’s meeting with Kim: historic, but more is needed

Trump’s meeting with Kim: historic, but more is needed

1 July 2019 | KOREA CHAIR EXPLAINS Dr Ramon Pacheco Pardo On Sunday, President Donald Trump became the first sitting US president to step into North Korea. In a historic move, Trump crossed over the military demarcation line separating the two Koreas across the DMZ...
Injuries in the DPRK: The Looming Epidemic

Injuries in the DPRK: The Looming Epidemic

19 June 2019 | REPORT Dr Ramon Pacheco Pardo, Dr Kee B. Park, Mr. Maximilian Ernst, Ms. Eliana Kim Mass casualty incidents such as building collapses and bus crashes are perhaps just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the injury burden in the DPRK – only the...