A global initiative for human-
centered information sharing

WE ARE:

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an international team of engineers, academics and researchers, business professionals, technologists, and field experts with a shared passion for sending information into North Korea through careful research, innovative technologies, and thoughtful partnerships.

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OUR GLOBAL NETWORK:

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Jieun baek | founder & director

Jieun is leading the LUMEN team in their impassioned efforts to bring information into North Korea. She authored "North Korea's Hidden Revolution: How the Information Underground is Transforming a Closed Society," and is a PhD candidate at Oxford University. She received her Bachelors and Masters in Public Policy at Harvard.

OUR TEAM

For security purposes, the rest of the team will remain anonymous. 

COMPUTER SCIENTIST

COMPUTER ENGINEER

RESEARCHER/NORTH
KOREAN MEDIA EXPERT

FIELD EXPERT/FORMER
NORTH KOREAN

JOURNALIST/NORTH
KOREAN TECH EXPERT

BUSINESSMAN/
PHILANTHROPIST

CONSULTANT