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2017-08-26 TNKR Speech Contest #6

August 26, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Teach North Korean Refugees will be holding its 6th English speech contest on August 26, 2017 from 2 pm at the Kim and Shin law firm near Myeongdong station (line 4).

7 North Korean refugees will be invited to give speeches in English.

Each speaker will have up to 10 minutes, addressing the question as they wish.

We are now taking recommendations for topics for the theme of the 6th contest.


Payment option 1: $10 at Eventbrite.

Payment option 2: 10,000 won wire transfer to the TNKR bank account (email CJL@post.harvard.edu to confirm your payment)

-Bank account: (Woori Bank) 1005-802-774890
-Name on account: 티엔케이알(TNKR)

Support this contest by making a donation to our How to Help North Koreans” project.

Previous speech contest winners:

Contest 1, February 28, 2015: Sungju Lee, author of the memoir, “Every Falling Star.”

Contest 2, August 22, 2015: Sehyek Oh, North Korean refugee activist

Contest 3, February 27, 2016: Eunsun Kim, author of “A Thousand Miles to Freedom.”

Contest 4, August 20, 2016: Chulman Choi, entrepreneur

Contest 5, February 25, 2017: Cherie Yang, TV personality

Contest 6, August 26, 2017: ?


Step by step directions:


(Myeongdong exit 4, walk straight about two minutes, State Tower (Namsan) will be on your left.

English map


Korean map



August 26, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Shin & Kim Law Office
8th Floor, State Tower Namsan, 100 Toegye-ro, Jung-gu
Seoul, 100-052 Korea, Republic Of