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Urgent Appeal to Special Rapporteur on the promotion and the protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression 1. Case A content-based disapproval of using Seoul Plaza and blockade of City Hall and Chungkye stream area 2. Background  Ever since the traumatic experience with the nationwide candlelit protests against Mad Cow Disease and …
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Urgent Appeal to Special Rapporteur on the Promotion and Protection of the Right to Freedom of Opinion and Expression 1. Case An arrest of a famous internet blogger, pen-named “Minerva” in South Korea 2. Background  A wildly popular internet financial pundit, “Minerva” was arrested on Jan. 7, 2009 for making false information online under the …
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 Urgent Appeal on “Yongsan tragedy” based by Police CrackdownJan. 25, 2009    Submitted by :   GONGGAM (Korean Public Interest Lawyers Group),   KCTU (Korean Confederation of Trade Unions),   KHIS,   MINBYUN (Lawyers for a Democratic Society),   Minkahyup (Human Rights Group),   PSPD (People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy),   SARANGBANG     Contact Point : …
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1. The government of the Republic of Korea submitted the Written Answer on Oct. 10, 2008 for the Urgent Appeal on July 10, 2008 by the Special Rapporteur on the Promotion and Protection of the Right to Freedom of Opinion and Expression and the Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights Defenders and for …
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Additional Information On Joint NGO Urgent Appeal  Special Procedures of the Human Rights Council  25 JULY 2008  Submitted by MINBYUN-Lawyers for a Democratic Society, PSPD-People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy, Korea Women’s Association United (KWAU), Korean Progressive Network Jinbonet, NGOs in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the Untied Nations, GONGGAM-Korean Public …
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Joint NGO Urgent Appeal  Special Procedures of the Human Rights Council  14 JULY 2008  Submitted by MINBYUN-Lawyers for a Democratic Society, PSPD-People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy, Korea Women’s Association United (KWAU), Korean Progressive Network Jinbonet, NGOs in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the Untied Nations, GONGGAM-Korean Public Interest Lawyers Group, …
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E/CN.4/2006/NGO/185–March 7, 2006

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COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS Sixty-second session Item 18 of the provisional agenda EFFECTIVE FUNCTIONING OF HUMAN RIGHTS MECHANISMS RESPONSIBILITIES OF REPUBLIC OF KOREA IN IMPLEMENTING RECOMMENDATIONS OF INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTIONS 1. We have noted with great interest the issue of implementing recommendations of inter national human rights institutions in the United Nations Commission on …
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E/CN.4/2006/NGO/183–March 7, 2006

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COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS Sixty-second session Item s 10 and 16 of the provisional agenda ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS RERORT OF THE SUB -COMMISSION ON THE PROMOTION AND PROTECTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS RESPONSIBILITIES OF TRANSNATIONAL CORPORTATIONS WITH REGARD TO HUMAN RIGHTS: OVERSEAS CORPORATIONS OF THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA 1. We have been observing with …
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E/CN.4/2005/NGO/304–March 9, 2005

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COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS Sixty-first session Items 10 and 16 of the provisional agenda ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS REPORT OF THE SUB-COMMISSION ON THE PROMOTION AND PROTECTION OF HUMAN RIGHTS Responsibilities of transnational corporations with regard to human rights: Overseas corporations of the Republic of Korea 1. We have noted with great interest the …
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E/CN.4/2006/NGO/184–March 7, 2006

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COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS Sixty-second session Item 11(g) of the provisional agenda CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS, INCLUDING THE QUESTION OF: CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTION TO MILITARY SERVICE  CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTORS IN THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA 1. Even though 13 years have passed since it was confirmed in 1993 by the General Comment (General Comment No. 22) of the …
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