Event Review

  • KF Global Contribution Program:
    “KF-POSCO Global Bridge” in the Philippines

    KF-POSCO Global Bridge, a global CSR program jointly implemented by the KF and POSCO E&C, conducted a cultural exchange project on August 15–20, in Bani Barangay, Masinloc, Zambales, the...

  • The 24th Korea-Japan Forum:
    Discussion of Reconstructing Korea-Japan Relations

    The KF and the Japan Center for International Exchange (JCIE) co-hosted the 24th Korea-Japan Forum at the ANA Inter Continental Tokyo hotel on August 24–26, 2016. Based on a theme of...

  • Feature

    Neighborhood Bakery:
    Seeking Bread with Flavor and Heart

    The old saying that Koreans live on rice is no longer relevant. With increasingly Westernized diets and people looking to eat breakfast in a flash, Korean rice consumption is on the decline, while...

  • Interview

    Interview with Mr. Robert Ogburn, Minister Counselor for Public Affairs, U.S. Embassy Seoul

    For this month’s issue, we visited the U.S. Embassy in Seoul to speak with Robert Ogburn, Minister Counselor for Public Affairs. Established in 1949, the American Center educates Koreans...

KF Mailbox

  • KF Korean Language Education Internship

    Yum Jung-eun

    I prepared and taught a Korean culture course for students on summer break who had completed their first year of study. The class included 10 students, and we met three times a week for three...

  • KF Think Tank Internship

    Park Kyuhyun

    This past month has been hectic because of the approaching final internship presentation at the Institute. Firstly, there was the monthly meeting to inform my supervisor of how I was preparing for...


  • Training Workshop for Advance Global Citizenship

    KFVN Reporter Kim Kang-hee

    Already in its 15th year, the Korea Foundation Volunteer Network (KFVN) held its 79th training workshop on August 13. As the KFVN’s first major project, the training workshop series provides an...

  • The Korean Culture Class and World Activity Class
    Battle the Summer Heat

    KFVN Reporter Heo Ji-yeun

    mid the unrelenting swelter of August, members of the Korean Culture Class, who are known for their exceptional teamwork, attended their summer workshop event. It was a...