The Reunification of Korea: Why I Care (HK Series #1)

The Reunification of Korea: Why I Care (HK Series #1)

HK is a Korean American high school student that has participated in the One Korea Global Campaign for several years. As part of the 7 million people in the Korean diaspora, HK’s story represents a powerful voice for a free, independent, and united Korea. Sign up for...

A Change of Heart Toward Korean Reunification: Heeryoung’s Story

By Keiko SeinoHeeryoung Kim did not care about the reunification of the Korean peninsula because it had nothing to do with her, or so she thought. Like many other young people in South Korea, Heeryoung was more concerned about getting a job, and the only thing she was...
Voices of the Global Peace Convention 2019: Global Youth Forum

Voices of the Global Peace Convention 2019: Global Youth Forum

By Kevin Huh for Global Peace Foundation On the 26th of February 2019, I attended the Global Peace Convention 2019, which included sessions on Youth Partnerships for Peace, Security and Development and Youth Initiatives for Reunification. When we talk about...
My Korean Dream: Perspectives from the United States

My Korean Dream: Perspectives from the United States

The following story by a 26-year-old citizen of the United States shares her experience at South Korea’s Demilitarized Zone and an international perspective on a hope for peaceful reunification of the Korean peninsula. The four kilometers of no-mans-land running along...
Hope for Korean Reunification: Alisson’s Story

Hope for Korean Reunification: Alisson’s Story

As a plane took off for South Korea, Allison Yheraldin gazed out the tiny window to see her beautiful homeland of Peru grow smaller in the distance with the clouds eventually enshrouding the city below. She was traveling halfway across the world as a foreign exchange...
Hope for Korean Reunification: Eun Sil’s Story

Hope for Korean Reunification: Eun Sil’s Story

A young girl embarked on a risky and arduous journey before finally arriving safely at Hanawon, a South Korean support center for the resettlement of North Korean refugees. After three months of preparing herself for civilian life, she would venture out into an...