Speaker： ISHIMARU Jiro, Editor in Chief "Rimjin-gang"
The Food Situation in the DPRK and Violations of the Rights to Food
29 Aug 2013 - Tokyo
(English) - 67 min (UN web-TV)
(Japanese 日本語) Human Rights DPRK - 3h16min
Further work of the Commission of Inquiry can been followed at:
Ishimaru was born in 1962 in Osaka, Japan. He is the Osaka office representative for ASIAPRESS.
He studied abroad in Seoul for two and a half years and then in '93 traversed the entire 1400 kilometer China-North Korean border. He has made reports from inside North Korea three times, and has been to the border region more than eighty times. Up to now he has interviewed more than 800 North Koreans. Ishimaru is the publisher and chief editor of Rimjin-gang.