“Bringing Justice to an Unjustified Past in Korea” – a talk by Judge Park Won-soon at the IAS on September 10, 2008
Judge Park Won-soon discusses human rights and transitional justice in Korea. Named by the Citizen Times as the “Most Distinguished and Respected Activist in Korea” for three years running, Judge Park is the executive director of the Hope Institute and of the Beautiful Foundation and Beautiful Store (a community foundation and fair-trade network). In October of 2011, Park Won-soon was elected as mayor of Seoul.
The presentation is also available for download in Flash Video (165.3 MB). Judge Park also showed a video provided by the Committee for Truth and Reconciliation to illustrate its mission.