Korea

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

Crazy ‘Poor’ Asians: Postscript to the Oscars

It makes poverty and lack of access to wealth funny and distracting. Setting it in the bustling economy of South Korea makes the depiction of squalor …

by · Wednesday, 12 February 2020 · Korea, Philippines

‘Parasite’: South Korea’s barrier-breaking satire

South Korean thriller “Parasite” — a dark comedy about modern poverty and wealth that has brought down language barriers to open new audiences …

by · Monday, 10 February 2020 · Korea, Philippines

What Parasite misses about inequality in South Korea

South Korea went from poverty to affluence in the space of a generation, but growth increasingly appears to be grinding to a halt. That’s leaving many …

by · Sunday, 12 January 2020 · Korea, Philippines

Vietnam, RoK enhance youth exchange

Over the past years, five Vietnamese delegations were sent to the Republic of Korea (RoK) to learn from the country’s experience in poverty reduction …

by · Wednesday, 25 December 2019 · Korea, Vietnam