Doi moi and the February 2019 Trump-Kim Summit in Hanoi

Doi moi and the February 2019 Trump-Kim Summit in Hanoi

February 2019 | KF-VUB KOREA CHAIR POLICY BRIEF Maximilian Ernst Over recent months, speculations about the venue for the next Trump-Kim summit were ubiquitous. On February 6th, President Trump announced during the State of the Union Address that the summit would take...
Moon’s Quest for Permanent Peace

Moon’s Quest for Permanent Peace

January 2019 | KF-VUB KOREA CHAIR POLICY BRIEF Dr. Ramon Pacheco Pardo The goal of inter-Korean reconciliation and eventual peace is within reach. But the process to get there will take time. President Moon Jae-in understands that the road to end over sixty years of...
EU-ROK relations: Leveraging ASEM in uncertain times

EU-ROK relations: Leveraging ASEM in uncertain times

October 2018 | KF-VUB KOREA CHAIR POLICY BRIEF Dr. Steven Everts As Brussels is preparing itself for the 12th ASEM Summit and the EU-ROK Summit that will take place on 18- 19 October, this is a good moment to take stock of the partnership and see how the EU and ROK...