Korea

Korean Embassy, GGGI, partners urge sectors to address issues in PH agriculture

… poverty reduction, particularly in the context of the pandemic, … technical support to the agri-MSMEs and farmers below the poverty line, …

by · Wednesday, 20 October 2021 · Korea, Philippines

The Squid Game is the most recent cultural phenomenon in South Korea. | The Washington Newsday

War, poverty, and authoritarian administrations have shaped South Korea’s history, prompting artists to explore authority, violence, and societal issues.

by · Friday, 8 October 2021 · Korea, Vietnam

Squid Game: South Korea’s latest cultural phenomenon – The Bangkok Post

Auteur Bong Joon-ho’s Oscar winner is a vicious satire about the widening gap between rich and poor, exploring the meaning of modern-day poverty in what is now …

by · Friday, 8 October 2021 · Korea, Thailand

Squid Game: South Korea’s latest cultural phenomenon | Philstar.com

War and poverty. Netflix in February announced plans to spend $500 million this year alone on series and films produced in South Korea. "Over the last two years …

by · Friday, 8 October 2021 · Korea, Philippines

US and Korea strengthen development cooperation partnership through joint projects in the …

… including poverty reduction in rural areas, empowerment of women and girls, water resource management, community rehabilitation in Marawi, and …

by · Thursday, 27 May 2021 · Korea, Philippines

Rally of Hope to support the peaceful reunification of the Korean Peninsula and the launch of …

… cooperation, and recognition of our common humanity), mutual prosperity (reduction of extreme poverty and commitment to human flourishing), and …

by · Friday, 7 May 2021 · Korea, Philippines

South Korea-funded learning center to rise in Tacloban

… for Out-of-School Girls to Fight Against Poverty and Injustice in the Philippines” project funded by the Korea International Cooperation Office (KOICA) …

by · Thursday, 15 April 2021 · Korea, Philippines

Groundbreaking ceremony for Korea-funded Girls Education Center in PH held

The construction of the GEC is part of the “Better Life for Out-of-School Girls to Fight Against Poverty and Injustice in the Philippines” project funded by …

by · Thursday, 15 April 2021 · Korea, Philippines

Will pandemic telework boost women’s careers in Japan, South Korea?

‘TIME POVERTY‘. Japan is ranked 121 and South Korea 108 out of 153 countries on the World Economic Forum’s 2020 Global Gender Gap Index, …

by · Tuesday, 5 January 2021 · Japan, Korea, Philippines

North Korean border city locked down over suspected Covid-19 case

Over 33,000 North Koreans have fled to South Korea over the past 2 decades to avoid poverty and political suppression, mostly via the porous border …

by · Sunday, 26 July 2020 · Korea, North Korea, Thailand