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Announcement of the Top 3 Essays for Human Asia's 4th Human Rights English Essay Competition

  • 2020.09.23
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Announcement of the Top 3 Essays for Human Asia's 4th Human Rights English Essay Competition 


Hello, this is Human Asia. 


We would like to once again thank everyone who took part in the 2020 4th Human Rights English Essay Competition. 


Here are our top entries for this year's competition: 

Grand Prize Winner:

박석환 (Seokhwan Park)


First Runner Up:

신효임 (Shin, Hyoim)


Second Runner Up:

김태환 (TaeHwan Alexander Kim)


All of the top ten essays will receive their Certificates of Excellence and their feedback from the judges via email by the end of this week (Friday 25 September).


​Presentation Ceremony

The 4th Human Rights English Essay Competition Presentation Ceremony will take place on Monday 28 September at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm KST via Zoom. All participants are highly encouraged to take part and gain expert advice on how best to write academic essays on human rights in English. The top three entries will be required to prepare and present a presentation via Zoom on their papers. Further information will be emailed to the top three entries.


Agenda:
  • Title: The 4th Human Rights English Essay Competition Presentation Ceremony
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM KST (1 hour 30 minutes)
  • Date: Monday 28 September
  • Audience: Human Asia, UAEM Korea, top 3 finalists, all other participants (open to public)
  • Format: Zoom
  • Language: English
  • Host: Human Asia

Welcome


1:00 PM  


Chloe Sherliker

(Program Officer, Human Asia)


Changrok Soh 

(President, Human Asia) 



Feedback and Q&A for Top 10 Essays



1:05 PM - 1:20 PM 



Judges:


Daniel Connolly

(Assistant Professor, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies)


Buhm-Suk Baek

(Professor, Kyung-Hee College of International Studies)


Sinhye Ha

(External Relations Advisor, Médecins Sans Frontières) 


 Presentation 1: Second Runner Up


1:20 PM - 1:30 PM 


김태환 (TaeHwan Alexander Kim)


Essay Title:

 Racism and Xenophobia in the age of COVID-19: crafting a global response to counter the rise in

discrimination 



 Feedback & Questions


1:30 PM - 1:40 PM


Judges  

Presentation 2: First Runner Up


1:40 PM - 1:50 PM 


신효임 (Shin, Hyoim)


Essay Title: 

COVID-19 and Human Rights: A Viral Illness Reveals Societal Ills 


 

Feedback & Questions


1:50 PM - 2:00 PM


 Judges 

 Presentation 3: Grand Prize Winner


2:00 PM - 2:15 PM


Seokhwan Park (박석환)


Essay Title:

 Human Rights and the Equitable Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccines 



 Feedback & Questions


2:15 PM - 2:25 PM


Judges  


Conclusion 


2:25 PM - 2:30 PM 


Human Asia