WFP launches emergency food operation in DPRK

Published on 02 May 2011

The United Nations World Food Program is launching an emergency operation to address the urgent needs of 3.5 million people in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. (..) Claudia Von Roehl, WFP's Director to DPRK, said, "As of May in the public distribution system, which is the major source for cereals for the people of DPRK, for about 2/3 of all the people of DPRK. They have reduced the cereal distribution to only 190 grams."

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