The Institute for Human Rights and Social Development is an academic research institute located in Gyeongsang National University in Jinju, Gyeong-Nam.
Recognizing human rights and social development as important drives in the 21st century. The Institute has been working with many scholars since its foundation in 2010. It also collaborated with organizations such National Research Foundation of Korea and National Human Rights Commission of Korea on its research projects. The Institute’s efforts to promote human rights locally include its support for human rights related activities on campus and in local communities.