Yemen Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 12, 29 January – 1 March 2013

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 05 Mar 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Demining operations slowed down by a budget shortfall of $7.9 million

  • Food insecurity likely to be worse in 2013

  • Food rations for IDPs and returnees in large families temporarily reduced due to funding shortfall

  • High levels of chronic malnutrition call for integrated approach to long-term effects

  • More than 140,000 formerly displaced people have returned home to Abyan

  • New fighting in the south creates new small-scale displacements

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