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North Korea Aid

Carolyn Gregoire

This Buddhist Monk Has Devoted His Life To Ending Suffering In North Korea

HuffingtonPost.com | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 10.06.2014 | Religion

The traditional goal of Buddhism is to reach a state of enlightenment, which can be achieved by a lifetime of meditation and quiet contemplation. But ...

Half A Million North Korean Children No Longer Receive Food Aid

AP | ERIC TALMADGE | Posted 04.25.2014 | World

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — A funding crunch for aid to North Korea has become so severe 500,000 rural schoolchildren are as of this month no long...

North Korea To Receive $200 Million In Food Aid

Agence France Presse | | Posted 08.08.2013 | World

The UN food body on Saturday said it had approved $200 million of food aid for North Korea, targeting the country's most vulnerable people who remain ...

The Unintended Consequences Of North Korean Sanctions

AP | MARGIE MASON | Posted 07.29.2013 | World

PYONGYANG, North Korea — New international sanctions aimed at thwarting North Korea's nuclear weapons program are having unintended consequences...

U.N.: North Korea Desperately Needs Food Aid

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 10.02.2012 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea needs immediate food assistance after heavy rains killed scores of people and submerged vast swaths of farmland...

North Korea Faces Grave Drought

AP | KIM KWANG HYON | Posted 07.28.2012 | World

NAMPHO, North Korea — North Korea is reporting a serious drought that could worsen already critical food shortages, but help is unlikely to come...

North Korea Race To Finish Celebration Preparations As Cold Sets In

AP | By JEAN H. LEE | Posted 01.03.2012 | World

MOUNT KUMGANG, North Korea -- Autumn has always been the most cherished season in Korea, a time to harvest and to hike, to store up food and enjoy the...