'No-Woo Hoi' labour movement, treatment of individuals involved in the movement by the government [KOR33337.E]

References to the 'No-Woo Hoi' labour movement could not be found among the sources consulted by the Research Directorate.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

IRB databases


Internet sites including:

Amnesty International

Federation of Korea Trade Unions

International Confederation of Free Trade Unions

ICFTU Urgent Action Appeals. 1999

Annual Survey of Violations of Trade Union Rights 1999.

Asia Pacific Regional Organization News Flashes. April-October 1999.

International Labour Organization

Korea International Labour Foundation

Korean Confederation of Trade Unions

The Korean Herald

Korean Times

World News Connection (WNC)