Parties & Public Organizations

The Workers’ Party of Korea, which organizes and guides the Korean people to all victories, was founded on October 10, Juche 34 (1945).

The WPK is the great Kimilsungist-Kimjongilist party.

The WPK, founded by President Kim Il Sung, has led the revolution and construction along a road resplendent with victory under the outstanding and seasoned leadership of President Kim Il Sung and Chairman Kim Jong Il, and developed into a revolutionary party of the Juche type in which the unitary character and inheritance of the leader’s ideology and leadership are securely guaranteed.

The WPK is guided by the great Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism.

The WPK holds fast to the great Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism as the starting point for its building and activities and the basis for its organizational and ideological consolidation, and sets it as its ultimate programme to model the whole society on Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism.

The WPK is the core and vanguard detachment of the working class and other working masses that are solidly united organizationally and ideologically with Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il as its eternal leaders and with the respected Comrade Kim Jong Un at its centre.

It is a revolutionary party of the working class, a mass-based party of the working people, which has struck its root deep among workers, farmers, intellectuals and other working masses and embraces the progressive elements who fight for the victory of the socialist cause.

The WPK represents the interests of the Korean nation and the Korean people. It is the political leadership organization and the General Staff of the revolution that guides the political, economic, military, cultural and all other fields in a unified manner.

It regards the people-first principle as the basic mode of socialist politics, consistently hold fast to the working-class and socialist principles in the leadership over the revolution and construction and preserves the Juche character and national identity.

The WPK, based on the ideals of its foreign policy—independence, peace and friendship, struggles to strengthen solidarity with the anti-imperialist independence forces, develop good-neighbourly and friendly relations with foreign countries, oppose the imperialists’ moves for aggression and war, achieve the independence and peace of the world and develop the worldwide socialist movement.

The WPK, headed by the respected General Secretary Kim Jong Un, guides the Korean people’s struggle for accomplishing the socialist cause to victory, upholding the great Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism as the ever-victorious banner.

The Korean Social Democratic Party which was founded on November 3, Juche 34 (1945) is a democratic party that, by embodying the idea of love for the country, nation and people, struggles to safeguard the demands of the broad sections of the Korean people and the interests of the nation and realize social justice.

The mission and duty of the party is to take part in the struggle to advance the cause of independence of the nation and mankind, with the ideal of independence as its guideline. Its immediate goal is to build an independent society and achieve independent reunification of the country, and its ultimate goal is to create a world in which independence of human beings, the nation and mankind has been realized.

The party regards it as the principle in its activities to carve out the destiny of the nation independently without dependence on others, reject sycophancy and dogmatism and hold fast to the stand of independence and creativity.

The party takes an active part in the people’s power, maintaining the united front with the Workers’ Party of Korea and the other friendly party, and promotes friendship, cooperation and solidarity with the democratic political parties of the world.

The party has a well-knit organizational system from its Central Committee to the lowest echelons according to administrative districts and residential areas.

The Chondoist Chongu Party is a democratic party formed by Chondoist peasants on February 8, Juche 35 (1946).

It was formed with the objectives to oppose imperialist aggression and subjugation, join in the work to secure national independence and build a rich and strong democratic country with the patriotic idea of “defending the country and providing welfare for the people” and the independent spirit of “driving out westerners and the Japanese”.

Today this party sets it as its important task to establish harmony among all members of society, strengthen solidarity among them and build a popular welfare society with a highly-developed independent national economy and Juche-based national culture.

The Democratic Front for the Reunification of Korea was formed on July 22, Juche 35 (1946).

It regards it as its main duty to rally, on the basis of worker-peasant alliance, all the patriotic, democratic forces desirous of freedom and independence of the country around the respected Comrade Kim Jong Un irrespective of occupation, sex, religion and party affiliation, actively support and give wide publicity to his line and policy for the independent and peaceful reunification of the country, and organize and mobilize broad sections of the masses for the nationwide struggle to carry them out.

The Socialist Patriotic Youth League, the successor to the Democratic Youth League of North Korea founded on January 17, Juche 35 (1946), is the revolutionary mass organization of the young Koreans, which is led by the Workers’ Party of Korea.

The SPYL is a militant reserve of the WPK and a political organization struggling to accomplish the revolutionary cause of Juche under the leadership of the respected Comrade Kim Jong Un, holding President Kim Il Sung and Chairman Kim Jong Il in the highest esteem as the eternal leaders of the Korean revolution.

The great Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism is the one and only guiding ideology of this organization, the starting point of its building and activities and the basis of its organizational and ideological consolidation.

It is the single youth organization embracing the Korean young people from all walks of life.

It sets it as its general goal and general fighting task to model itself on Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism.

It regards as its basic mission to carry forward and accomplish the socialist cause and the revolutionary cause of Juche from one generation to the next under the leadership of Kim Jong Un.

Its basic task is to develop all young people into young patriots who are determined to staunchly defend socialism and devote their all for socialist construction. 

As the successor to and reserve of the Workers’ Party of Korea and a shock brigade for socialist construction, it is powerfully demonstrating its might in the historic march to a fresh victory of the socialist cause.

The General Federation of Trade Unions of Korea, the successor to the General Federation of Labour Unions of North Korea founded on November 30, Juche 34 (1945), is a mass-based political organization of the working class embracing blue- and white-collar workers and technicians.

The great Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism is the one and only guiding ideology of this organization, the starting point of its building and activities and the basis of its organizational and ideological consolidation.

As a transmission belt and peripheral organization of the Workers’ Party of Korea, the GFTUK regards it as its basic mission to strive for the realization of modelling the whole society on Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism under the leadership of the WPK.

It sets it as its general fighting task to make modelling itself on Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism and as its central task to train the working class and other trade union members into the working people who have been transformed on a revolutionary and communist pattern and make devoted efforts in the struggle for achieving a fresh victory of the socialist cause.

It is faithfully supporting the ideology and leadership of the WPK, regarding the leadership of the respected Comrade Kim Jong Un as its lifeblood.

The Union of Agricultural Workers of Korea (UAWK) founded on January 31, Juche 35 (1946) is a mass-based political organization of the Korean socialist agricultural workers and a reliable transmission belt and peripheral organization of the Workers’ Party of Korea.

It is guided solely by the great Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism.

It is a body for ideological education and a mass political organization embracing farmers and blue- and white-collar workers and technicians in the agricultural sector and inspiring them forcefully to the drive for implementing the revolutionary cause of Juche and the socialist cause.

Setting it as its general objective and general fighting task to model itself on Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism, it strives to thoroughly establish the unified leadership system of Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un in the union, solve the rural question completely by implementing the Theses on the Socialist Rural Question to the letter, build a socialist powerful country, and carry through the cause of the great leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il, the revolutionary cause of Juche.

It organizes and conducts its building and activities under the leadership of the Workers’ Party of Korea.

The Socialist Women’s Union of Korea (SWUK) founded on November 18, Juche 34 (1945) is a mass political organization of the Korean women.

The SWUK is guided solely by the great Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism.

Its basic duty is to closely unite its members around Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un and inspire them to dynamically turn one of the two wheels in the drive for effecting the cause of building a powerful socialist country by training them into revolutionaries who make the great Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism an article of their firm faith, remain unfailingly loyal to the Party and the leader, and work with devotion for victory in the revolutionary cause of Juche and the socialist cause.

The SWUK encourages its members and other women to train the rising generations to be dependable pillars of Juche Korea and fully discharge their responsibilities and duties for the prosperity of the country and the harmony and happiness of society and their families.

It organizes and conducts its building and activities under the leadership of the Workers’ Party of Korea.

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