2021 World Peace Forum Marks 30th Anniversary of the Republic of Korea’s Entry into the United Nations and 70th Anniversary of the UNMCK

On October 27, Consul David J. Jea joined Ambassadors, Busan Mayor Park, and former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon at the World Peace Forum co-hosted by the Busan metropolitan city and Busan Foundation for International Cooperation. During the roundtable session with foreign ambassadors and foreign UN representatives, the Principal Officer underscored the resilience of the Republic of Korea in the face of tragedy and its roaring recovery from the brink of oblivion to achieve democracy and economic prosperity. Now, the United States and Republic of Korea are pursuing solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges together, including global public health challenges and climate change, through our robust and evolving Alliance.