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Choe Go In Min Hoe Ui (Supreme People's Assembly)

The IPU data corresponds to the lower chamber if the parliament is bicameral. For information about upper chambers, refer to Parline

Women in parliament
17.61%
of MPs are women
MPs' human rights
0
cases currently treated by the Committee on the Human Rights of MPs
  • Population 25.24 million people
  • Number of MPs 687 MPs
  • Legislature unicameral
  • Last election Mar 2019
  • IPU Membership
  • Common principles signatory
  • Website Not available
  • More data from Parline

This page contains the latest IPU news and data for this parliament. The percentage of women in parliament and the percentage of youth participation correspond to the lower chamber if the parliament is bicameral. The number of MP human rights cases corresponds to the latest decisions of the IPU Committee on the Human Rights of Parliamentarians.

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The IPU welcomes the historic Inter-Korean Summit held by the two leaders, Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in.

IPU hails positive developments on Korean peninsula and pledges continued support for peace and reunification process

The IPU has welcomed the historic Inter-Korean Summit held on 27 April in the town of Panmunjom by both leaders, Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in. Congratulating the two leaders on this giant step towards peace and reconciliation of the Korean nation, IPU President, Gabriela Cuevas, invited both sides to pursue high-level dialogue at the parliamentary level at the House of Parliaments in Geneva under IPU auspices.
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Press releases

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Read this press release at http://archive.ipu.org/press-e/pressnote201504242.htm
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