The United Nations in the DPRK


United Nations Coordination in the DPRK


Resident UN Agencies

  • FAO – Representative for China, DPR Korea and Mongolia (based in Beijing): Percy Wachata Misika Senior Technical Official / Officer in Charge: Bir Mandal
  • UNDP – Deputy Resident Representative a.i: Farhan Sabih
  • UNFPA – Country Director (based in Beijing): Arie Hoekman International Programme Coordinator: Ulrika Rehnström
  • UNICEF – Representative: Tim Schaffter
  • WFP – Representative: Darlene Tymo
  • WHO – Representative: Dr. Stephan Jost