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Unification Minister Lee In-young appoints Goodwill Ambassadors for Peace on the Korean Peninsula

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Unification Minister Lee In-young appoints Goodwill Ambassadors for Peace on the Korean Peninsula
- Promoting public diplomacy for peace on the Korean Peninsula through international civil society networks -

Unification Minister Lee In-young will appoint ‘Goodwill Ambassadors for Peace on the Korean Peninsula’ at the opening ceremony of the Korea Global Forum for Peace on September 7th. The Ambassadors are appointed in hopes of strengthening international cooperation for peace in the area.

‘Goodwill Ambassadors for Peace on the Korean Peninsula’ are civilian experts and activists who will work to increase international interest through global peace movement networks, and promote public diplomacy through cooperation with civil societies around the world.

The six newly appointed Ambassadors include: Lisa Clark, Co-President of the International Peace Bureau; Lee Daehoon, Professor at SungKongHoe University; Chung Jujin, Director of the Center for Peace & Conflic Resolution; Yoon  Sung-wook, Professor at Chungbuk National University; Kim Dong-jin, Marie Curie Fellow at Trinity College; and Meri Joyce, Northeast Asia Regional Liaison Officer of the Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict(GPPAC).

For the next two years, Goodwill Ambassadors will convey messages of the civil society on the international stage and promote international solidarity for peace on the Korean Peninsula.

For additional information, refer to the Korea Global Forum for Peace website: https://www.kgfp.kr/eng/sub03/speakers.html