Korea, Democratic People's Republic (DPRK)

Current Operations
Project n. Project title
200532 Nutrition Support for Children and Women
WFP Offices
Country at a glance 2014
Planned Beneficiaries0
Beneficiary needs (mt)0
Beneficiary needs ($US)54,437,301
Donors - 2014 ($US)
Donors - Directed contributions
Multilateral contributionsUS$ 5,672,373
UN CERF3,247,124
Russian Federation3,000,000
Private Donors1,071,760
Threats to food security
  • Late spring droughts
  • Summer flooding
  • Occasional typhoons in early autumn
  • Deforestation and consequent silting of rivers
  • Economic downturn
  • Lack of agricultural inputs such as fertilizers
  • Limited capacity to access international capital markets and import food