Think tank

한국인권단체

Korea Human Rights Foundation ‒ KHRF

Seoul, South Korea

Established in 1999 by prominent human rights experts, activists, lawyers, and academics, the Korea Human Rights Foundation(KHRF) strives to promote solidarity for empowerment in the realm of human rights in Korea. Since its founding, KHRF has made significant contributions to the development of both the human rights movement and discourse in Korea by creating a platform for human rights activists, academics and all stakeholders to communicate through conferences, seminars and training workshops as well as publishing journals and newsletters. The KHRF’s mission is to promote human rights values and culture through human rights education, research and leadership building in Korea and Asia

Contact details

Website:
http://www.humanrights.or.kr/?ckattempt=3

Address:
04542, Jung-gu, Seoul, Korea

Country:
South Korea

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Korea and Asia
Operating languages
English , Korean

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1999
Age (years)
한국인권단체
 22
South Korea average
 33
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Prominent human rights experts, activists, lawyers, and academics
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Anselmo LEE
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Anselmo Lee
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Anselmo Lee
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
한국인권단체
 6
South Korea average
 12
Global average
 75
2019
한국인권단체
 26
% Female staff
2021
한국인권단체
 0%
South Korea average
 0%
Global average
 0%
2019
한국인권단체
 38%
% Female researchers
2019
한국인권단체
 0%
South Korea average
 30%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2021)
한국인권단체
 2,155
South Korea average
 9,843
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
한국인권단체
 2,135

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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