Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon met with David Beasley, the
executive director of the World Food Programme (WFP) at Government
Complex Seoul on May 15 to discuss humanitarian assistance and
development and cooperation projects for North Korea.
The head of the WFP expounded on his visit to North Korea during May
8-11 and presented the WFP’s nutrition assistance project for North Korea.
Minister Cho voiced his positive assessment of the WFP’s activities
to fight hunger around the world including nutrition assistance for
North Korea and stated that the Ministry of Unification and the WFP
will continue to work closely together.