Francis Daehoon Lee is Director of the Trans-Education for Peace Institute of PEACEMOMO in Seoul and a member of the international advisory committee of the Campaign for Peace, Disarmament and Common Security. He served as an advisor to the Moon Jae-in government. He has been a research professor of peace studies at SungKongHoe University (Korea), visiting professor for peace studies at Ritsumeikan University (Japan), and a visiting professor at the International University of Japan. He was a founder and coordinator for People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy and a legal advisor to the Special Rapporteur of the UN Human Rights Sub-Commission in 2005. Having worked with the Center for Peace Museum in Korea, he is also the former executive director of ARENA (Asian Regional Exchange for New Alternatives, Asia-wide) and director of the Center for Peace and Disarmament in Korea.
Sponsored by the New England Korea Peace Network, Campaign for Peace, Disarmament & Common Security, and Massachusetts Peace Action.
Recorded Monday, October 10, 2022.