- USG for Humanitarian Affairs and ERCr, Stephen O'Brien - Remarks at the High-level Pledging Event for the Humanitarian Crisis in Yemen, 25 Apr 2017
- FAO Yemen Situation Report - April 2017
- OCHA Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 22 | 14 April 2017
Appeals & Funding
- Humanitarian Needs Overview 2017 Interactive HNO site
- 2017 Yemen Humanitarian Response Plan (Jan 2017) Interactive HRP site
- FAO Yemen Emergency Livelihoods Response Plan: Support to agriculture-based livelihoods in Yemen, 2017
- Humanitarian Action for Children 2017: Yemen
- IOM Humanitarian Compendium
- Country-based Pooled Fund: 2016
- Business Guide: North-East Nigeria, South Sudan, Yemen and Somalia: Prevent Famine and Support Response
- UNHCR Yemen Regional Refugee and Migrant Response Plan data portal
- IDMC (Internally Displacement Monitoring Centre)
- Human Rights Watch World Report 2017: Yemen Country Chapter
- Yemen Spatial Food Security Monitoring Tool
- UN: Geneva Consultations on Yemen
- Food Security Cluster: Yemen
- Logistics Cluster: Yemen
On his first overseas visit after becoming Britain's new development Minister, Shahid Malik travelled to Yemen on the southern tip of the Arabian peninsula. The reason for the visit was so he could see the impact UK aid is having on the lives of poor Yemenis and speak to those whose circumstances have been transformed.
Shahid Malik listened intently as the chief villager of Beit Kera, a settlement situated 3 thousands metres above sea level, described how a new water tank with a solar panel powered pump had changed the entire life of the village.
With the deadly annual people-smuggling season about to resume in full force in the Gulf of Aden, IOM is working with its UN partners and local authorities to prevent thousands of undocumented migrants and asylum seekers from risking their lives onboard overcrowded open fishing boats whilst trying to reach Yemen.
High Profile Operations
Many high profile operations also face critical pipeline breaks in the next three months.
PRRO 10427.0 - Post-Conflict Relief and Rehabilitation in Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
January 06 - December 08
Expected pipeline breaks over next 6 months (mt)
Mohammed Bin Sallam
Displaced families remain unable to return to their homes despite signing of the peace agreement.
SA'ADA, August 26 - An official source from the presidential committee supervising implementation of the Sa'ada ceasefire agreement denied media reports of resumed confrontations between army forces and Houthis. According to the source, Al-Motamar.net reported, "There are not any confrontations.
Dix ans après que la communauté internationale se soit engagée à éliminer le fléau des mines antipersonnel, les Nations Unies peuvent se prévaloir de plusieurs réalisations collectives : les mines et les restes explosifs de guerre font de moins en moins de victimes; plusieurs aspects essentiels d'un cadre juridique international renforcé ont été mis en oeuvre; on a expressément reconnu l'importance de l'égalité des sexes et des droits des personnes handicapées dans l'ensemble du domaine de la lutte antimines; et les nombreux partenaires engagés dans la …
SANAA, 22 August 2007 (IRIN) - A committee appointed by the Qatari government to supervise the peace agreement between government forces and followers of rebel leader Abdul-Malik al-Houthi left Yemen on 17 August for a second time, sparking fears that clashes might resume in Saada Governorate, northern Yemen, observers say.
Officials at the Yemeni Presidential Committee - formed to supervise the ceasefire agreement on behalf of the Yemeni government - accused al-Houthi of not abiding by the peace agreement, and Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has threatened to resort to …
SANAA, 21 August 2007 (IRIN) - Yemen's Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation says the current desert locusts' invasion has entered a dangerous phase.
This report covers the period of 01/01/2007 to 30/06/2007.
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Programme Summary: Building on the momentum generated by the launch of its five-year strategy (2007-2011) and the partnership meeting at the …
SANA'A - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today approved a new operation to provide food assistance to 36,000 people displaced by the conflict in Sa'ada Governorate in north-western Yemen.
The three-month operation, worth US$ 1.3 million, is to continue WFP efforts which started two month ago. Some 20,000 displaced people received assistance during June and July.
For a third consecutive month, the Desert Locust situation remains threatening and extremely serious in the summer breeding areas in Yemen. Egg-laying, hatching and band formation continued last month within a portion of the interior. The most important infestations are in remote wadis in the plateau north of Wadi Hadhramaut, extending from Al Abr in the west to the Oman border in the east. Other infestations are present in Wadi Hadhramaut itself as well as in the traditional breeding areas in Shabwah region near Bayhan and Ataq.
£7.5 million more aid and development partnership announced
On his first overseas visit as International Development Minister, Shahid Malik, today signed a new ten-year Development Partnership Arrangement (DPA) with the Government of Yemen, strengthening the UK's commitment to fighting poverty as UK support to the country is set to grow to £50 million a year by 2010.