TRACK is currently focusing on investigation, coalition-building with Korean civil society and others, gathering members and raising consciousness about international adoption from South Korea. The following is a partial list of our activities:
January onward – Cooperation with Quest hagwon continues on a monthly basis.
February onward – Planning and Action Committee for 1st Single Moms’ Day starts biweekly meetings. Birthparent interviews begin.
March – Begin sharing office with Miss Mamma Mia
April – Anticipation of bill passing
May 11 – Declaration of 1st Single Moms’ Day
Jan. 28 – lecture at Yeouiyeon, Seoul
Feb. 2 – street campaign at Seoul National University subway station to lower international adoption and support unwed mothers
Feb. 8 – lecture at Stanford University, California
Feb. 9 – lecture at Oakland East Side Arts, California
Feb. 12 – lecture at St. Olaf University, Minnesota
Feb. 11 – lecture at University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Feb. 15 – lecture at Minnesota State University, Moorhead
Feb. 18 – lecture at Kennesaw University, Georgia
March 31 – lecture at Kyung Hee University, Seoul
April 12 – lecture at International Women’s Film Festival, Seoul
April 24 – Ewha University Station street campaign
May 7 – Pressian releases 3-part article on adoption abuses
May 11 – Press conference to introduce Adoption Law revisions at National Assembly
June – National Assembly TV broadcast airs
June 9-15 – A Collection of One art installation at National Assembly, Seoul
July – Yonhap News issues series on unwed mothers and adoption
July 23 – Prof. David Smolin speaks on “Child Trafficking, the Hague Convention on Inter-country Adoption, and the Korean Adoption System” at KWDI
Aug. 6 – BBC radio documentary “Korea’s Lost Children” airs
Aug. 15 – presentation at IKAA conference
September – Daesan Culture publishes special edition on adoptee literature
Sept. 29 – Lecture at Kyung Hee University with KUMSN and KUMFN
Oct. 9 – Education session with kids at Quest 172 hagwon in Pyeongchon
Oct. 16 – Street campaign with Quest 172
Oct. 23 – Street campaign with Quest 172
Oct. 30 – Street campaign with Quest 172
November – art exhibit in Pyeonchon
Nov. 6 – Annual meeting
Nov. 13 – Paella party at KoRoot with unwed mothers
Nov. 16 – Street campaign with Quest 172
Nov. 19 – Korea University law school, with KUMSN and Miss Mamma Mia
Dec. 4 – Street campaign with Quest 172
08년09월16일 With KBS radio reporter Park Hyun-ju for Hanminjok Broadcast. TRACK 과 KBS 리포터 박현주. 한민족 방송.
08년09월16일 With Yeo Jun Sung, the Chief assistant of Choi Young Hee at the National Assembly. TRACK과 국회의원 최영희님의 보죄관 여준성님.
08 년08월21일 First general meeting and official introduction of TRACK to public. Here, Chairman Jongsoon Yoo 유종순 addresses our supporters.
08년08월9일 – Meeting with KEEP
08년08월5일 아름다운재단 공익변호사그룹 공감 – Meeting with The Korean Public Interest Lawyer’s Group “Gong-gam”
08년08월2일 Official introduction of TRACK to adoptees at G.O.A’L 10th Anniversary.
08년02월-7월 Tested 6 dubious adoption cases at Anti-Corruption and Civil Rights Commission (formerly Ombudsman)
08년02월29일 – Meeting at National Assembly civil affairs
08년02월21일 – Meeting at Buddhist temple
07년12월26일 – Newsweek article
07년07월- Building alliance and strategy with Korean NGO advisors, basic organizational groundwork
07년07월 – Founding