Useful Reference Sites


KCNA Watch - from NK News, a particularly good summary of the full range of DPRK state propaganda publications.

NK News. The number one English language source for breaking North Korean news, analysis, culture and curiosities + professional, academic and student resources."

38 North. Run by John Hopkins University, to "bring the best possible analysis to both seasoned North Korea watchers and general audiences alike."

North Korea Economy Watch. A comprehensive resource for business persons, policy makers, academics, journalists and others interested in the North Korean economy.

North Korea Tech. A website specialized in all things "technical" in North Korea.

North Korea Leadership Watch. Focused on the DPRK's leadership and political culture.




Choson Exchange - Choson Exchange supports entrepreneurs and business-minded individuals in North Korea through workshops, internships, mentorships and scholarships inside and outside of the DPRK. 

DPRK 360 - our friend Aram Pan's unique collection of panoramic videos of life in Pyongyang.

Koryo Tours - arranging personal tours to the DPRK as well as global art and film projects related to the DPRK.

Paektu Cultural Exchange - arranging culture, sport, business & tourism exchanges to the DPRK.