A speaker at the International Forum on One Korea 2020 held virtually, Hon. Kim called for international support for Korean unification while actively participating in discussions on North Korean defectors, denuclearization, and peaceful unification of the peninsula.
Hon. Choong Whan Kim is Co-Chair of the Action for Korea United and former two-term member of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea & Chairman of the Committee of Foreign Affairs and Unification. He received his doctoral degree in Public Administration at the University of Seoul. In 2009, he was awarded the Outstanding Parliamentarian Award in Parliamentary Legislation and Policy. He also served as Head of Gangdong-Gu Office in Seoul. He currently serves as Chairman of Peace and Unification Institute, and also as Standing Leader of Action for Korea United. He is participating in a variety of citizen-led movements and taking the lead in citizen movements for Korean Unification in particular.