About the UN in DPRK

A farmer near Pyongyang, Democratic Republic of Korea (DPRK).
Photo: © UN/James Bu

The UN’s work in DPRK focuses on four strategic priorities as established in the United Nations Strategic Framework (UNSF); Food and Nutrition Security, Social Development Services, Resilience and Sustainability, and Data and Development Management. The associated UNSF Theme Groups draw on the work of a variety of issue-related Sector Working Groups (SWG), which are more broadly-based, beyond the UN System.


The Sustainable Development Goals in DPRK

The Sustainable Development Goals are a global call to action to end poverty, protect the earth’s environment and climate, and ensure that people everywhere can enjoy peace and prosperity. These are the goals the UN is working on in DPRK: