September 28, 2020

State Department offers $2.4 million for human rights projects in North Korea

Projects should focus on information dissemination in DPRK, global awareness of human rights abuses, State Dept. says

The U.S. Department of State announced up to $2.4 million in funding to promote human rights in North Korea this week.

According to the announcement, the funds should go to projects that "support the policy objective to promote human rights, accountability, and access to information in the DPRK."