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What the World Needs to Know About North Koreans (TNKR Speech Contest #8)

August 25 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Teach North Korean Refugees will be holding its 8th English speech contest on February 24, 2018 from 2 pm at the Shin and Kim Law Office near Myeongdong station (line 4).

Each speaker will have up to 10 minutes, addressing the theme, “What the World Needs to Know About North Koreans.” It will be an open forum, the contestants can discuss North Korean refugees or about issues/trends in North Korea. Refugees applied for the contest by submitting short videos explaining their speeches.

To join this uplifting event, see the payment details below:

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Payment option 1: Eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.com/e/what-the-world-needs-to-know-about-north-korea-tnkr-speech-contest-8-tickets-47980245205
Volunteers, donors and fundraisers: $15 (plus bring one friend for free)
General admission: $20

Payment option 2: Bank transfer
Volunteers, donors and fundraisers: 15,000 won, bring one friend for free.
General admission: 20,000 won
-Bank account: (Woori Bank) 1005-802-774890
-Name on account: 티엔케이알(TNKR)
Email CJL@alumni.harvard.edu to have your RSVP confirmed

Payment option 3: PayPal https://www.paypal.me/loveTNKR
Volunteers, donors and fundraisers: $15, bring one friend for free
General admission: $20
Email CJL@alumni.harvard.edu to have your RSVP confirmed

Payment option 4: TNKR crowd-funding site https://give.lovetnkr.com/en/fundraisers/Casey
Volunteers, donors and fundraisers: $15, bring one friend for free
General admission: $20 
Email CJL@alumni.harvard.edu to have your RSVP confirmed

20,000 won at the door for everyone

Previous speech contest winners:

Contest 1, February 28, 2015: Sungju Lee, author of “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: Youngmi Park, college student
Contest 7, February 24, 2018: Jinmi Kim, college student
Contest 8, August 25, 2018, ?

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Step by step directions:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_dKdObuzwOY&list=PL-6_xImxyTAJw3qeFJBXFv6fSCFEOb9eG&index=47

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

Details

Date:
August 25
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

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

Date:
August 25
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

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