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 →
After the flood disaster in North Korea in the fall of last year, many people lost their homes and their provisions for the winter. In the meantime, the container that we sent after the request for aid from the North Korean embassy and in proven cooperation with GAiN Germany will have arrived. In May we will travel to... Continue Reading →
In late August the typhoon “Lionrock” arrived in the mountains of North Korea. It rained heavily for three days causing all streams to flood and destroy everything in the area. The flooding along the Tumen River, the river bordering China, washed away whole settlements. North Korea mobilized thousands of soldiers to clear railroad tracks and... Continue Reading →
Both containers with relief items arrived at the port of Nampo on schedule. Thousands of glasses of baby food have been delivered to the distributing locations. Raphael (our Partner from Global Aid Network GAiN) and Dennis (Agape international) visited North Korea. Because the relief items did not all fit on the trucks the food products... Continue Reading →
Do we really know Korea? Daniel first travelled to North Korea with Agape international in 2001. Since then he has lived and worked in this country for the majority of the time, most recently as the director of a fruit tree project of the German Agro Action. We have asked Daniel to write about his... Continue Reading →
Two containers filled with baby food reached North Korea in October. We received another shipment of thousands of jars of baby food from the Sunval Company through our partners Global Aid Network (GAiN). In addition to the baby food, we also shipp...