Il Lim

Il Lim is a North Korean defector and former slave laborer.

Now a writer, Il Lim is the primary author of the 2021 work Interviews with North Korea Defectors, a collection of 33 conversations with North Korean defectors residing in South Korea.

 

Speeches

North Korea

Surviving Slave Labor with Il Lim

Il Lim, North Korean defector and former slave laborer, addresses the 7th Annual Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy – see quotes below, followed by full prepared remarks. Quotes: To Be Confirmed Full Remarks To Be Confirmed 7th Annual Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy, UN Opening, February 23, 2015