Photos: Malnutrition in DPR Korea

Despite improvements since 2009, malnutrition rates in DPR Korea remain high. A national survey in 2012 found that one in four children in the country still suffer from stunting. UNICEF works on the prevention of malnutrition and treatment of acute malnutrition, with support to baby homes, hospitals and clinics. We focus particularly on… Read more

Photos: Child Health Days in DPR Korea

All children have the right to be healthy. UNICEF supports public health programmes for children in DPR Korea. This includes national Child Health Days which are observed twice a year, targeting around 1.7 million children to reduce illness and death through Vitamin A supplements and de-worming. To view the full photo captions, expand… Read more