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Korea, Republic of

The Republic of Korea National Red Cross

Red Cross facilitates inter-Korean Family Reunions

Red Cross facilitates inter-Korean Family Reunions

187 people meet with their families after decades of separation

Families in agonizing wait following ferry disaster in South Korea

Families in agonizing wait following ferry disaster in South Korea

Dozens of Korean Red Cross volunteers provided hot meals, blankets and whatever comfort they could to families desperately waiting for news of their loved ones – most of them school students – aboard a sunken ferry in one of South Korea’s worst shipping d

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145 Sopa-Ro, Jung-Gu
04629 Seoul

Contact Information:

Tel: (82) (2) 3705 3661/3/5
Fax: (82) (2) 3705 3667
Email: international@redcross.or.kr
sj.kim@redcross.or.kr
Web: http://www.redcross.or.kr
Facebook: https://facebook.com/koreanredcross.page

Language of correspondence: English

People:

  • President: Prof Kyung-seo PARK
  • Vice President: Mr Chun-ho KIM
  • Vice President: Mrs Sun-hyang KIM
  • Secretary General: Mr Gunn-Joong KIM
  • Director of Int'l Relations and Inter Korean Cooperation Bureau of Korean Red Cross: Mr Seoung-Kuen KIM
  • Director of Planning and Coordination Office : Mr Sang-Cheon LEE
  • Director of Financial Resources Management Office : Mr Geun Yong AHN
  • Director of External Cooperation Office : Mr Jae Seung LEE
  • Director of Disaster and Safety Department: Mr. Yongsang KIM
  • Director of Volunteer & Youth Department : Mrs Ok-Sook BAEK
  • Director of Blood Services: Mr MyungHan KIM
  • Head of International Relations Team: Mr Sungjun KIM
  • Head of Communications: Mr Jae sung HA
  • Interim Head of International Humanitarian Law Institute: Mr Seong-Ryeol YOO

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