On Tuesday November 12, the Embassy of the Republic of Korea presented its 10th
‘School Visit Program’ by welcoming Grade 10~12 students of A.Y. Jackson Secondary School who are currently enrolled in the OCDSB International Certificate Program to the Embassy for an Embassy Field Trip and introducing Korea-Canada relations as well as the role of the Embassy
of the Republic of Korea.
Counselor for Cultural and Public Affairs, Mr. Heon-jun Kim, explained the significance of the double milestones of the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations and the 60th anniversary of the
Korean War Armistice while emphasizing the close relationship between Korea and Canada from the 19th century to the present.
Counselor Kim also explained the various programs available for Canadians to take advantage of in further promoting the dynamic people-to-people exchanges between the two countries.