WFP - Food Aid Swiss Dairy Products (DPRK)

Project completed

Through the usage of food aid in the form of Swiss dairy products, Swiss Humanitarian Aid contributes to the prevention and treatment of malnutrition, undernourishment, and disease. The SDC’s Humanitarian Aid administers the credit granted by parliament for a yearly amount of some CHF 20 million destined for the purchase of Swiss dairy products and their use for the benefit of the needy. Its task is to ensure a sustainable, targeted, and closely monitored food aid.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Korea, Democratic People’s Republic
Humanitarian Assistance & DRR
Emergency food assistance
Primary health care
01.01.2014 - 31.12.2016
CHF  3’391’400
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Humanitarian aid
Project partners Contract partner
United Nations Organization (UNO)
  • World Food Programme

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF    3’391’400 Swiss disbursement to date CHF    3’424’097
Project phases Phase 22 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2018   (Completed) Phase 21 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2018   (Completed) Phase 20 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2018   (Completed) Phase 19 01.01.2015 - 31.12.2017   (Completed)

Phase 18 01.01.2014 - 31.12.2016   (Completed)