This week’s events: Grace Jo speaks at Oslo Freedom Forum, Jinhye Jo speaks at TEDxLakeArtemesia at University of Maryland

Vice President Grace Jo is in Oslo, Norway this week to speak at the annual Oslo Freedom Forum. Founded in 2009, OFF features world-renowned human rights activists dedicated to making the world a more peaceful, prosperous, and free place. Grace is scheduled to speak on Tuesday, May 23rd, sometime during the morning Central European Time (early morning […]

North Korea Freedom Week 2017

On Tuesday, April 25, as part of a week-long series of events for North Korea Freedom Week, NKinUSA screened the short documentary “I am Grace” by filmmaker Christopher H. K. Lee about NKinUSA Vice President Grace Jo’s adaptation to life in the United States and becoming an American citizen. The event was held at the […]

Grace Jo visits University of Virginia

On Thursday, February 23 Liberty in North Korea at UVA held an event to share North Korean defector stories with students at the University of Virginia. They invited NKinUSA vice president and North Korean defector Grace Jo to share her story. The event began at 5 PM at Newcomb Hall and consisted of three parts: a […]

Vice President Grace Jo Speaks at University of Maryland

Vice President Grace Jo visited the University of Maryland College Park on November 21 to talk to the members of Liberty in North Korea at UMCP. She spoke about her views on what are human rights and contrasted her current life in the U.S. with her previous one in North Korea where basic items such […]