April 20, 2018
Outcome of Foreign Minister’s Official Visit to Kazakhstan
During her official visit to Kazakhstan on April 16 and 17 at the invitation of Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov, Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha paid a courtesy call on President Nursultan Nazarbaev and held a meeting with her Kazakh counterpart on April 17.
Foreign Ministry Holds Inter-Regional Conference on P/C VERLT
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in cooperation with the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), will hold the Inter-Regional Conference on Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism in Seoul from April 19 to 20.
22nd Meeting of ROK-China Joint Economic Committee Takes Place
The 22nd meeting of the ROK-China joint economic committee will take place at the Ministry of Commerce in Beijing on April 20. The ROK and Chinese delegations to the meeting will be led by Vice Foreign Minister Cho Hyun and Vice Minister of Commerce Gao Yan.
ROK-Sudan High-Level Policy Consultation Takes Place
At the ROK-Sudan high-level policy consultation held on April 12, Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Affairs Yun Kang-hyeon discussed with Undersecretary Abdel-ghani Elnaim of the Sudanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs ways to bolster post-sanction economic and trade ties between the ROK and Sudan.
Prof. Shin Hei-soo Re-elected to UN Committee on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights
Visiting Professor Shin Hei-soo of Ewha Womans University Graduate School of International Studies was elected for her third term (2019-2022 term) as a member of the UN Committee on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights at the UN Economic and Social Council meeting on April 16.
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