The plan to monitor the transport of relief supplies ended at the Yalu, the border river between China and North Korea. We assume that the container with the proven baby food has reached its goal, the area around Yonsa. Unfortunately, we cannot witness the distribution: After quite some back and forth, we were not given... Continue Reading →
The food shortage in North Korea made many farmers cultivate even the steepest slopes. The wooded hills were cleared, which increased the risk of erosion and natural disasters. The Swiss Agency for Cooperation and Development (SCD) has also been involved in North Korea for almost 20 years and has recently held review of this time.... Continue Reading →
A small country often mentioned by the mass communication. However, we do not know much about it – the Democratic People's Republic of Korea – or North Korea. An extraordinary trip in September 2014 will enable you to experience the northern part of the Korean peninsula yourself. This trip will not answer all your questions... Continue Reading →
There are many ways in which you can support the work in North Korea. Make a donation for the following: warm water collectors for the orphanages and the children‘s hospital in Hamhung A solar-heated greenhouse, a biogas plant, or an energy efficient model house built on Duru Island The next aid shipment for North Korea... Continue Reading →
Our six fruit growing experts have packed their suitcases and returned home after a successful 5-month training program. The trainees learned about the cultivation and processing of berries and fruit. Now they will take the newly acquired expertis...