February 21, 2024

Nutrition supplies released, critical health supplies delivered to DPRK: UNICEF

UN agency one of only a handful of entities to succesfully deliver aid to the DPRK during COVID-19 pandemic

Nutrition supplies from the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) have been released from a medical warehouse in North Korea to provincial pediatric and county hospitals, according to a new report from the aid organization.

The nutrition supplies are meant to “resume critical curative and preventative services for children with Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM),” the report states.