“Green Detente:

Opportunities for North-South Environmental Engagement,”


Thursday, April 30

5:30 PM 

Korea University 

GSIS RM #115

Opening Remarks: Zach Gottesman

Dr. Emanuel Pastreich | Asia Institute | Director Dr. Hong Sang Jung | Korea Meteorological Administration | Vice Administrator Dr. Bernhard Seliger | Hanns Seidel Foundation | Resident Representative

Ret. General Ki Ho Kim | Korea Green Peace Coalition | President

Michael Lammbrau, Arirang Institute, Seoul Bureau Chief (moderator)
Closing Remarks: William Dunkel

The Asia InstituteArirang Institute and The Korea Society will combine forces to present “Green Detente: Opportunities for North-South Environmental Engagement,” a discussion concerning potential collaboration and cooperation between North and South in the environmental sector. Might green initiatives for North-South engagement serve as a possible breakout strategy for overcoming the current stalemate? This seminar will bring together a group of experts with significant experience on the ground to provide insights into the present state of green collaboration and the potential for the future. The outstanding panel will offer a unique opportunity for dynamic and productive discussion. The seminar will be held on April 30th, 2015 at Korea University (location to be announced).