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WATCH: The Feminist Case for a Peace Agreement to End the Korean War

Published on March 18, 2021

Feminist peacemakers are calling on the Biden administration to take a peace-first approach with North Korea in order to make progress on longstanding issues such as denuclearization and human rights. On March 18, 2021, authors of the recent groundbreaking report “Path to Peace: The Case for a Peace Agreement to End the Korean War” by […]

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WATCH: Peace Talks! Not War Drills!

Published on February 17, 2021

The annual US-ROK combined military exercises are costly, provocative, and a major obstacle to achieving peace on the Korean Peninsula. Sign the petition to urge the Biden administration to suspend these war drills. Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 and 2.0 License – Ministry of National Defense, Republic of Korea -US Department of Defense […]

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WATCH: Press Conference for “Path to Peace” Report Launch

Published on February 3, 2021

On February 2, 2021, Korea Peace Now! held a virtual press conference for the release of its new report, Path to Peace: The Case for a Peace Agreement to End the Korean War, which explores how a peace-first approach can resolve the security crisis on the Korean Peninsula. Pulitzer Prize winning-reporter Charles Hanley moderated the […]

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New Report Shows How a Peace-First Approach Can Resolve the Security Crisis on the Korean Peninsula

Published on February 2, 2021

Download a copy of Path to Peace: The Case for a Peace Agreement to End the Korean War Download the Executive Summary in Korean (보고서 개요 – 한국어) Download Chapter V: Why Women Must Be Involved in the Peace Process in Korean (5 장: 여성이 평화프로세스에 참여해야 하는 이유 – 한국어) Download Recommendations in Korean (제언 […]

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Feminist Korea Peace Fellowship 2021 – Call for Applicants

Published on January 29, 2021

Feminist Korea Peace Fellowship Women Cross DMZ is excited to announce the inaugural launch of the Feminist Korea Peace Fellowship for 2021! In this paid virtual program, fellows will have an opportunity to hone their organizing skills and deepen their knowledge of various issues pertaining to Korea peace with longtime organizers, scholars, and advocates in […]

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US, South Korean and International Civil Society Organizations Call for the Suspension of US-ROK Combined Military Exercises

Published on January 26, 2021

We, the undersigned civil society organizations in the United States, South Korea, and around the world, call on President Biden to suspend the annual US-South Korea (ROK) combined military exercises. Suspending these costly and highly provocative war exercises will be a crucial step toward re-starting genuine diplomacy with North Korea (DPRK). It will remove a […]

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WATCH: Militarization, Killer Robots, and the Korean Peninsula: The Case for Peace

Published on December 15, 2020

On December 14, 2020, the transnational feminist campaign Korea Peace Now! hosted this discussion about killer robots in South Korea: what they are, why you should care, and how ending the Korean War can help stop them. Speakers: Ray Acheson, Campaign to Stop Killer Robots YouKyoung Ko, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom Youngmi […]

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WATCH: The Past, Present and Future: Women’s Role in Advancing Peace in Korea

Published on October 27, 2020

October marks the 20th anniversary of the historic passage of UNSCR 1325, which set forth a framework mandating women’s meaningful inclusion in peace processes. To celebrate this landmark anniversary, and remind governments of their responsibility to the Women, Peace and Security agenda, the Korea Peace Now! campaign hosted a roundtable on the role of women […]

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Korea Peace Now! Statement on Nobel Women’s Initiative

Published on August 11, 2020

The members of the global campaign Korea Peace Now! Women Mobilizing to End the War are saddened and dismayed by the recent mass resignation of staff at the Nobel Women’s Initiative. We are especially concerned given that the majority of resignations were by women of color, including several Korea Peace Now! consultants. The Nobel Women’s […]

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WATCH: Korea: The Unknown War webinar

Published on June 26, 2020

On June 25, 2020, the 70th anniversary of what is officially known as the start of the Korean War, preeminent Korea historian Bruce Cumings discussed the neglected history of the unresolved war and how it continues to haunt the present. This webinar was organized by Korea Peace Network, Korea Peace Now! Grassroots Network, Peace Treaty […]

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