North Korea is vulnerable to climate change, and experiences problems of food insecurity. It has an active relationship with the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), brought on largely by a strong incentives program.
In this edition of the Asia Rising podcast published by La Trobe Asia, Dr Benjamin Habib (International Relations, La Trobe University) speaks to Matt Smith about North Korea’s climate change efforts and compliance with the UNFCCC, and explains their motives.
Theme music: Asian Wonders by Butterfly Tea
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