The prominent linguists from South and North Korea have celebrated the launch of Joint Compilation Committee at Mt. Geumgang in North Korea on the 20th of February, 2005. Drawing big attention from domestic and overseas, the project would greatly contribute to unity and reunification of two Koreas in line with historic June 15th South-North Korean Joint Declaration.
1. The linguists from both Koreas have agreed to jointly compile the unabridged Korean language dictionary that will embrace our rich heritage of spoken and written words in order to advance unique characteristics of our language and to prepare for the need of reunification.