North Korea on the Brink; Struggle for Survival

18 April 2008 - 13:15 to 14:15

Chatham House, London


Speaker: Glyn Ford, MEP
Chair: Jim Hoare, Chargé d'Affaires, British Embassy in Pyongyang, DPRK (2001-2003)



Lunch will be available from 12:45 (£10 charge).

The talk will highlight the key areas of the speaker's recent publication - North Korea on the Brink; Struggle for Survival.

Glyn Ford MEP is an East Asia specialist in the European Parliament with a particular interest in North Korea. Glyn has been a frequent visitor to North Korea and has hosted North Korean delegations to the EU on many occasions. He is also a regular visitor to Japan, China, South Korea and Indonesia. Copies of Glyn's book will be available at the meeting.

The speaker will talk on the record, the discussion will be held under the Chatham House Rule.