Dear Reader, After three years of training seminars and study trips and the exchange of much knowledge and information, our North Korean partners are ready to implement what they have learned about energy efficient building. A greenhouse, renovations of an existing building and a new structure are three concrete steps forward. These projects establish practical... Continue Reading →
Everything old is new again: This older building is being renovated and better insulated. A new greenhouse with a closed energy and nutrient cycle will be erected next to the existing building. Stefan Burckhardt visited our partners in Pyongyang in June, and he took a special trip outside the capital city: Mr. Jang, project leader... Continue Reading →
After the expert discussions have concluded, there is always time for a delicious meal, a bit of tourism and usually attendance at a church service. On this visit to Pyongyang, we took time to visit the newly built “Folk Park” on the northeastern outskirts of the city. This place is a mixture between an open-air... Continue Reading →
Study-trip about renewable energy sources and energy efficiency takes place in March after much preparation: The experts, Mr. Jang and Mr. Pak arrived safely. Our intern, Dennis Matzka, met them at the Frankfurt airport. Although exhausted from their long journey, the group boarded a local train at rush-hour for the final leg of their journey... 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 →
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...