Aug 18, 2015
Hyeonseo Lee is a North Korean defector living in Seoul, South Korea. She spoke about her life in North Korea, her escape to China and struggle to bring her family to freedom. She has recently completed writing her memoir, The Girl With Seven Names, and over 5 million people have viewed her TED Talk sharing her story. Hyeonseo has given testimony about North Korean human rights in front of a special panel of the UN Security Council, and she speaks about North Korean human rights and North Korean refugee issues around the world.