Korea, Democratic People's Republic (DPRK)

Publications
Crop and Food Assessments, Food Security Analysis
28 November 2013

The FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission (CFSAM) visited the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) at the request of the Government, from 27 September to 11 October 2013 to assess the 2013 main crop harvest, forecast the 2014 production of winter and spring crops, estimate cereal import requirements for the 2013/14 marketing year (November/October), and assess the household food security and nutrition situation.

Crop and Food Assessments, Food Security Analysis
12 November 2012

An FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission (CFSAM) visited DPRK, at the request of the Government, from 24 September to 8 October 2012 to assess the 2012 main crop harvest, forecast the 2013 production of winter and spring crops, estimate cereal import requirements for the 2012/13 marketing year (November/October), assess the household food-security situation and estimate food assistance needs.

Crop and Food Assessments, Food Security Analysis
25 November 2011

An FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission (CFSAM) visited DPRK at the request of the Government from 3 to 17 October to assess the 2011 main-crop harvest, forecast the 2012 production of winter and spring crops, estimate cereal import requirements for the 2011/12 marketing year (November/October), to assess the household food security situation and estimate food assistance needs.

Crop and Food Assessments, Food Security Analysis
30 November 2010

An FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission (CFSAM) visited DPRK at the request of the Government from 21 September to 2 October to assess the 2010 main-crop harvest, to forecast the 2011 production of winter and spring crops.

Crop and Food Assessments, Food Security Analysis
8 December 2008

FAO and WFP conducted a CFSAM (Crop and Food Supply Assessment Mission) in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea in October 2008, the first such exercise since 2004, as the Government had decided to sharply curtail humanitarian assistance .

Crop and Food Assessments, Food Security Analysis
8 December 2008

The objectives of the RFSA were to qualitatively assess the food security situation of particular populations groups in terms of food availability, access and utilization; and, to determine food assistance requirements in terms of location, and quantity.

Crop and Food Assessments, Food Security Analysis
30 November 2004

An FAO/WFP Crop and Food Supply Assessment Mission visited DPR Korea from 28 September to 9 October to assess the 2004 main-crop harvest, forecast 2005 production of winter and spring crops (wheat, barley and potatoes) and estimate cereal import requirements for the 2004/05 marketing year (November/October), including food-aid needs.

Crop and Food Assessments, Food Security Analysis
31 October 2003

An FAO/WFP Crop and Food Supply Assessment Mission visited the country from 23 September to 4 October to assess the 2003 crop harvest, forecast 2004 production of winter/spring wheat, barley and potato crops, and estimate cereal import requirements for the 2003/04 marketing year (November/October), including food aid needs.