2017.01

Event Review

  • First ROK-US Strategic Forum

    The first ROK-US Strategic Forum, co-hosted by the KF and the Center for Strategic International Studies, was held from December 5–6 in Washington, DC. The 15 participants from the Korean side...

  • Fourth Korea-China Public Diplomacy Forum

    The fourth Korea-China Public Diplomacy Forum, co-organized by the KF and China Public Diplomacy Association (CPDA) and co-hosted by both countries’ Ministries of Foreign Affairs, took place...

  • A Look Back at the Fifth KFGF Group

    December 2016 marked the end of the activities of the fifth Korea Foundation Global Futurist (KFGF) group. Launched in August, the group of volunteers worked busily to support the activities...

  • Reviews by Winners of the Fifth KFGF Group

    The opportunity to participate in KFGF made this year especially meaningful. I learned so much. To have won a prize on top of that is an honor. Participating in different KF events, I had the...

  • Upcoming Publications

    2016 KF Publication Support Program
      
      
      
      

    OAs part of the 2016 KF Publication Support Program, the KF supported the publication of 10 foreign-language titles on Korea (see below) by Korean and foreign publishers. Released in multiple...

  • Interview

    Interview with Dr. Luu Tuan Anh, Dean of the Faculty of Oriental Studies and Head of the Korean Studies Department in the University of Social Sciences and Humanities at Vietnam National University, Hanoi

    For this month’s issue, the KF visited the French Institute in Seoul to speak with Anthony Chaumuzeau who is not only the Director of the French Institute but also the Counsellor (Culture, Education...

KFVN News

  • Ten-year anniversary event looks back at the progress of KCC and prepares for new beginnings

    KFVN Reporter Kim Kang-hee

    This year marks the tenth year since the launch of the Korean Culture Class (KCC) team. Since 2006, the team has organized monthly events for foreigners wishing to explore Korean traditions and local...

  • “Meeting the World in Korea” Event
      

    KFVN Reporter Lee Hyang-ho

    The first snow of the winter season fell on November 26. This also happened to be the day of “Meeting the World in Korea” event. Three teachers from Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, and Jordan participated...