DPR Korea, cooperation from 2010

The aim is promoting cooperation in the field of academic research and education between Kim Il Sung University, Pyongyang Medical University, DPR Korea, and the University of Oslo.

Photo: Espen Bjertness

Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation between Kim Il Sung University Pyongyang Medical University, DPR Korea and University of Oslo, Norway. The memorandum of understanding was signed 18. December 2010.

Project coordinator: Espen Bjertness


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Published May 19, 2011 10:14 AM - Last modified Apr. 4, 2019 10:18 AM