The 2016 World Population Day’s theme was investing in teenage girls and was commemorated in Pyongyang, attended by UN agencies and a cross-section of other participants
The Ministry of Public Health of DPR Korea and the World Health Organization marked the World No Tobacco Day on 31st May 2016 under this year's theme: Get ready for plain packaging.
The theme of this year’s International Day of the Midwife is Women and Newborns: The Heart of Midwifery. UNFPA DPRK hosted a seminar with national and international partners.
Eleven humanitarian partners have come together to appeal for a total of USD 122 M for activities in the sectors of Health, Food Security & Agriculture, Nutrition, and WASH
The DPRK Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) has published the report of the 2014 Socio-Economic, Demographic and Health Survey (SDHS). The CBS conducted the Survey with technical and financial support from UNFPA
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on 29 January 2016 released US$ 8 million from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) for severely underfunded aid operations in the DPRK
International Day for Disaster Reduction
World Food Day
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