January 20, 2022

UN releases emergency funding for cyclone damage in North Korea

UN Central Emergency Response Fund released $6 million to help vulnerable people in the DPRK

The UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) allocated $6 million to help North Korea respond to damages caused by Tropical Cyclone Lingling, according to Reliefweb on Friday.

The typhoon struck North Korea in early September, damaging hundreds of houses and inundating farmland as it passed through the region.