Your browser has javascript turned off or blocked. This will lead to some parts of our website to not work properly or at all. Turn on javascript for best performance.

The browser you are using is not supported by this website. All versions of Internet Explorer are no longer supported, either by us or Microsoft (read more here:

Please use a modern browser to fully experience our website, such as the newest versions of Edge, Chrome, Firefox or Safari etc.



CANCELLED! 25 Years of International Assistance to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK/North Korea): Assessing the Humanitarian ‘Arena’

3 February 2022 16:00 to 17:30 | Lecture/talk
Photo of Sabine Burghart

Since the mid-1990s international aid actors – ranging from United Nations agencies to private religious organisations – have been providing humanitarian aid and ‘light’ development assistance to North Korea. The complex nature of a largely functioning but repressive state, limited capacities to deal with a protracted humanitarian crisis and the regime’s constant weighing of risks versus benefits shape the space in which aid activities are implemented.

About the event




marina [dot] svensson [at] ace [dot] lu [dot] se