NKHR Research Reports

[NKHR Briefing Report No.7] Status of Women's Rights in thd Context of Socio-Economic Changes in the DPRK
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Published in Seoul, May 2013 ○ ISBN 978-89-88378-33-5 93330


▶ This research documents the condition of women's rights and persons with disabilities in North Korea by assessing changes 

that have taken place in the country after the adoption of the new 2010 law on women.  The report was quoted by the UN Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in the DPRK, in the OHCHR's compilation before the 2014 Universal Periodic Review of North Korea and by the states addressing North Korea during the Review.

Author: JOANNA HOSANIAK, Legal Research and Analysis: ANDREW WOLMAN, Researchers: EUNYOUNG KIM & SOHEE KIM,

Editor: LILIAN LEE, Supervisor: YOUNG-JA Kim, Designed by: EUI HWAN CHO & SOOK YI OH