The Love North Korean Children charity is a UK registered NGO that manages 5 bakeries in North Korea that feed some 20,000 children daily. LNKC hopes to open 20 more. To help raise awareness and funds there is a supporter evening on Thurs Nov 14th. This very worthwhile event was brought to our attention by recently arrived Irish person – Catherine Lewis. Probably best if we let her explain more….
“As the international community wrestles with how to help the hungry North Korean population, the U.K. registered NGO, Love North Korean Children, has gained new levels of access in its goal to deliver bread to children suffering from malnutrition across North Korea.
The Embassy of Ireland, South Korea, and The Irish Association of Korea are very proud to announce the launch of the 2014 Send me to Ireland Video Competition for university students in Korea.
It also allows contestants to compete for an opportunity to experience Ireland from an educational, cultural, and academic perspective.
The competition seeks to raise awareness about Ireland and the opportunities through Education and Travel that Ireland can offer Korean students.
Participants are invited to make a fun, creative 3 minute long video on the theme “Send me to Ireland”. The entrants are free to share their experiences, impressions and hopes within the context of the topic and are encouraged to film on location...