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  • 23/05/2014 — Korea, Democratic People's Republic of

    WFP Head Looks At Nutrition Situation In DPR Korea

    WFP’s work in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea tries to ensure that children and pregnant or breast-feeding mothers have enough nutritious food. Many are chronically malnourished. But WFP operations in DPRK are critically underfunded at the moment. So the agency’s head Ertharin Cousin visited on 19-21 May to get a better picture of the situation and the challenges.

  • 22/05/2014 — Korea, Democratic People's Republic of SHOTLIST (PDF)

    WFP Executive Director Visits Democratic People's Republic of Korea (For the Media)

    WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin visited the DPRK at a time when WFP’s operations are critically underfunded, with the objective of gaining a better understanding of the humanitarian needs and food security situation in the country and to get a picture of the challenges facing WFP’s work.

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