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WATCH: Creating Peace Together

Published on September 10, 2021

CREATING PEACE TOGETHER 웨비나 녹화 영상을 공유합니다. [톱니바퀴 버튼 – 자막을 누르셔서 한글자막과 함께 시청하실 수 있습니다.자막이 활성화되지 않는 분들께서는 댓글의 유튜브 링크를 눌러주세요.] 한반도 평화를 위한 뉴질랜드 연대에서는 한반도와 세계의 평화를 위해 여성계에서 어떤 활동을 하고 있는지에 대한 웨비나를 가졌습니다. 한국전쟁은 휴전협정 이후 70여년간 아직 전쟁 상태입니다. 이제는 공식적으로 종전하고 한반도와 세계의 평화를 향해 나아가야 […]

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Biden’s Decision to Renew Trump-Era Travel Ban Disappoints Korean Americans, Humanitarian Groups

Published on September 1, 2021

For immediate release September 1, 2021 Contact: Hyun Lee Kathleen Richards Korean Americans and humanitarian groups expressed anger and disappointment with the decision by the US State Department to maintain the travel ban to North Korea for another year. This means that US policy will continue to undermine family reunifications, the delivery of lifesaving humanitarian […]

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Letter to the US State Department Regarding the Travel Ban to North Korea

Published on August 18, 2021

Mr. Antony BlinkenSecretary of StateU.S. Department of State2201 C Street, NWWashington, DC 20520 August 2, 2021 Dear Secretary of State Antony Blinken: We write to you on behalf of the LIFT (Let Individuals Freely Travel) campaign, which seeks to reinstate the long-standing U.S. policy that allowed U.S. citizens to travel freely to North Korea. Our […]

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WATCH: Hyun speaking at Korea Peace Appeal webinar: Korea Peace amid US-China competition

Published on July 7, 2021

웨비나 : 정전협정 68년, 미중 경쟁과 한반도 Webinar : People’s global action for Korea Peace amid US-China strategic competition ウェビナー : 米中の競争と朝鮮半島の平和

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Korean Americans Across the Country Mobilize to End the Korean War

Published on July 7, 2021

As talks between the United States and North Korea remain at a standstill, more than 230 people across the country — mostly Korean Americans — will participate in the “National Action to End the Korean War,” July 12-16, 2021.  As the fifth largest Asian American subgroup, Korean Americans represent a growing political constituency in the […]

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WATCH: Christine Ahn speaking at World Beyond War’s event “Ending America’s Forever War in Korea”

Published on June 24, 2021

On the 71st anniversary of what is officially recognized as the start of the Korean War, World BEYOND War hosted a panel discussion with preeminent Korea historian Bruce Cumings, Korean-American peace activist Christine Ahn, and Youngjae KIM, a peace activist based in Seongju, South Korea. They reflected upon the neglected history and human costs of […]

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WATCH: Christine speaking at NUAC Conference with Bruce Cumings: Korea Peace Forum’s “Ending the Korean War, Entering the Era of Peace”

Published on June 24, 2021

On June 24, 2021, the Korean Peace Forum featured Women Cross DMZ’s Christine Ahn and Hyunsook Cho with keynote speaker Bruce Cumings for the panel “Ending the Korean War, Entering the Era of Peace.” Full list of speakers include: Keynote by Bruce Cumings – Professor, University of Chicago Christine Ahn – Executive Director, Women Cross […]

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WATCH: LIFT for Peace: End the Travel Ban to North Korea

Published on June 23, 2021

On June 23, 2021, the LIFT (Let Individuals Freely Travel) Campaign held a “End the Travel Ban to North Korea” webinar to discuss with humanitarian workers, separated family members, and others who have traveled extensively to North Korea about the harms caused by the US travel ban on North Korea and how you can support […]

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WATCH: International Conference on Peace and Development on the Korean Peninsula

Published on June 21, 2021

On June 21, 2021, the Korean Sharing Movement held the International Conference on Peace and Development on the Korean Peninsula. The date marked the organization’s 25th anniversary since its founding in 1996 when severe food shortages in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (otherwise known as North Korea) become more widely known throughout the rest […]

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WATCH: Christine Speaking at Women Transforming Our Nuclear Legacy’s Pathways to Peace

Published on June 21, 2021

On June 21, 2021, Christine Ahn spoke for Cynthia Lazaroff’s Women Transforming Our Nuclear Legacy in Mentor Session Seven. She spoke on the topic of pursuing peace and denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula. Speakers included: Opening Blessing from Kumu Hula Puna Dawson, a Hawaiin Cultural Practitioner Christine Ahn – Founder and Executive Director, Women Cross […]

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