South Korea is preparing to swear in its first female president.

Park Geun-hye has many challenges ahead, including turning around the economy and peaceful reunification with North Korea.

But even before she starts her five-year term on Monday, the daughter of the former leader Park Chung-hee is already suffering from an approval rating of less than 50 percent. 

Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports from Seoul.

 

Source: Al Jazeera