State emergency and disaster management committee issues code of conduct to provide against natural disasters

The State Committee for Emergency and Disaster Management issued a new code of conduct to be followed in handling natural disasters.

The committee laid down the code of conduct consisting of three chapters and 11 articles in order to minimize natural disasters and regularize disaster management activities.

It mainly specifies the rules of activities that all institutions, enterprises and organizations within the territory of the DPRK should compulsorily abide by when a forecast or warning is given on disastrous natural phenomena.