Reference : V-P-KP-E-00025
Date : 16/07/2013
Country/Region : NORTH KOREA
Caption : Pyongyang, Rakrang Physical Rehabilitation Centre. The Rakrang centre is supported by the ICRC in close coordination with the Red Cross Society of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
Photographer : UNTERNAEHRER, Martin
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : ICRC support consists of on-the-job training as well as instruction in physiotherapy and in prosthetics and orthotics. The ICRC also provides components for manufacturing prostheses and orthoses and contributes to repairs to the premises and to running costs.

Here an ICRC physiotherapist helps a bilateral amputee who is learning to use his new prostheses.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 5616x3744
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour