Mother and child


UNICEF has been working in DPR Korea since 1985, particularly through projects in health, nutrition, water, sanitation and hygiene.

UNICEF's health projects in DPR Korea aim to strengthen the health system's capacity to address the most common causes of mortality in children and women.

UNICEF's nutrition projects in DPR Korea help to facilitate the optimal growth and development of young children.

Water, environment and sanitation
UNICEF's water, environment and sanitation projects in DPR Korea focus on improvements to the physical environment in order to prevent common diseases such as diarrhoea and skin infections.


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