September 29, 2020

EU donates €300,000 for North Korean flood aid

Donations come after North Korea calls relief campaign a 'victory', indicating more work to be done

The European Commission has donated €300,000 ($311,526) for ongoing flood relief efforts in the DPRK’s typhoon hit north-east regions, according to a press release from the European Commission's Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations issued on Tuesday.

The funds will be directed towards replenishing emergency items including tents, shelter kits, blankets and hygiene kits.