Peace Process on the Korean Peninsula

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.


9:00-9:10 Opening remarks by Ambassador of the Republic of Korea, and Director of NIAS – Nordic Institute of Asian Studies
9.10-10:30 Session 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
10:30-10:40 Coffee break
10:40-12:00 Session 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
12:00-13:30 Networking and lunch

Participation is open to the public, but please register with before 1 November 2019

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