World Population Day Marked
July 11 is World Population Day. On the occasion of this day a seminar on the theme of “Investing in Young People” took place in the Taedonggang Diplomatic Club in Pyongyang, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea.
It was attended by officials from public health sector, ministries and national agencies, public organizations and officers from the country offices for the DPRK of UNFPA, WHO and other international organizations.
Speakers at the seminar mentioned on the necessity to protect the rights of young people and their universal reproductive health.
That day a special issue of Population Newsletter was issued at the Population Institute of the DPRK.
Special issue of Population Newsletter issued at the Population Institute of the DPRK to mark the day
Ulika Rehnstrom Loi, head of the office of the UNFPA
Pak Jong Min, bureau director of the Ministry of Public Health