Montgomery County Council Recognizes Grace Jo with Proclamation

On April 24 Montgomery County Councilmember Craig Rice presented Grace Jo with a proclamation on behalf of the Montgomery Council recognizing her for her work with North Korean refugees and with NKinUSA. For more, please see the two Youtube videos below. (Cover photo by Montgomery County Council)

International Media Coverage

Ever since the start of the first Moon Jae-in – Kim Jong-un summit at the end of April we’ve received several requests for comment from various media outlets from around the world. For all of our multilingual friends and supporters out there, here is a sampler of some recent international news coverage: O Estado de […]

Jinhye and Grace Jo’s recent public appearances

Over the past couple months President Jinhye and Vice President Grace Jo have given talks on several university campuses across the United States about their personal experiences escaping North Korea and their own perspective on recent events on the Korean Peninsula: On March 17, Jinhye participated in Georgetown THiNK’s annual conference, LIFE in North Korea. […]

Grace Jo at GWU THiNK: “I am a North Korean and I am a human being”

By Charlotte Decker; photos by Mary Chen On Friday, April 13 George Washington University’s THiNK organization hosted NKinUSA’s Vice President, Grace Jo, for a dinner and discussion on the North Korean human rights crisis. Leading the discussion, Grace Jo shared her own experiences as a North Korean refugee and the hardships both her and her […]