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Peace Process on the Korean Peninsula

Date: 
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 09:00 to 13:30

Seminar organized jointly by NIAS and the Embassy of the Republic of Korea


This event celebrates 60 years of diplomatic relations between Denmark and the Republic of Korea, and aims to enhance understanding of the current security situation on the Korean peninsula, in the wider context of development cooperation and the role of Europe.

Programme

9:00-9:10Opening remarks by Ambassador of the Republic of Korea, and Director of NIAS – Nordic Institute of Asian Studies
9.10-10:30Session 1: Presentation on current situation on the Korean Peninsula
Chair: Geir Helgesen (NIAS/SOAS)
Camilla Tenna Nørup Sørensen (Royal Danish Defence College)
Hyun-wook Kim (Korea National Diplomatic Academy)
Each presentation will be followed by Q&A
10:30-10:40Coffee break
10:40-12:00Session 2: Roundtable on engaging the international community with the Korean Peninsula issue
Chair: Andrea Bøje Forsby (NIAS)
Ian Bowers (Royal Danish Defence College)
Sabine Burghart (University of Turku)
Geir Helgesen  (NIAS/SOAS)
The roundtable will be followed by Q&A
12:00-13:30Networking and lunch


    Participation is open to the public, but please register with katrine.herold@nias.ku.dk before 1 November 2019

    Time: 6 November 2019, 9:00-13:30
    Venue: Asia House, Indiakaj 16, 2100 København