Humanitarian Assistance in North Korea (DPRK) Web Links

Below are links to resources primarily in English that provide substantive content on humanitarian assistance in the DPRK (North Korea).

These links complement the Institute Special Report: Overcoming Humanitarian Dilemmas in the DPRK (North Korea).

International and Non-Governmental Organizations

Caritas Internationalis

  • Caritas Internationalis
    Web site describes the mission, guiding values and principles, priorities and objectives of Caritas Internationalis as a confederation of organizations, with a list of the member organizations. A search for "North Korea" produces references to press releases and documents.

European Union


  • InterAction
    Web site of the "largest alliance of U.S.-based international development and humanitarian nongovernmental organizations" includes member listings, articles and appeals for current emergencies, topical descriptions of InterAction's work, a web site search engine and a library database of documents. A web site search on "North Korea" yields listings for member organizations who have done work in North Korea. A library database search yields documents on work in North Korea.

International Federation of Red Crescent and Red Cross Societies (IFRC)

United Nations

World Vision International

Selected Documents

Updated: August 7, 2002

August 7, 2002