Total number of injured Yemenis has reached 4,423 with 800 currently in need of medical treatment
Riyadh, February 21 (CIC) - King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief) signed six agreements in Riyadh on Tuesday, committing a total of $3 million to help those displaced and injured in Yemen by the Iranian-backed Houthi militias.
King Salman Humanitarian Aid & Relief Centre Signs Six Health Sector Agreements on Treatment of Injured Yemenis and Rehabilitation of Child Soldiers in Yemen
Aid Convoy Departs for Yemen Transporting Critical Goods from the King Salman Humanitarian Aid & Relief Centre
RIYADH / 28 Jumada I 1439H (14 February 2018)
RIYADH / 27 Jumada I 1439H (13 February 2018)
Three critical new health initiatives were signed today between the King Salman Humanitarian Aid & Relief Centre (KSRelief) and the World Health Organization (WHO) to implement life-saving initiatives for the detection, monitoring, treatment, and prevention of cholera in all provinces of Yemen. KSRelief is allocating $11 million to these programs within the framework of the Yemen Comprehensive Humanitarian Operations (YCHO).
The Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen announced on January 22, 2018 the Yemen Comprehensive Humanitarian Operations (YCHO), an expanded relief program that commits billions of dollars in aid and support for the humanitarian response to the conflict in Yemen. The following is an update of the deliveries made since the announcement of YCHO.
Total Number of Beneficiaries: 544,037
I reiterate the Secretary-General’s statement welcoming the generous US$1 billion pledge by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to support humanitarian action in Yemen, as well as their commitment to raise an additional $500 million from other donors in the region.
On February 5, 2018, Colonel Turki Al-Maliki, the Coalition Spokesperson, along with Ambassador Mohammed Al Jabir, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Ambassador to Yemen, and Minster Dr. Moeen Abdulmalik, the Yemeni Minister of Public Works; addressed developments in aid delivery under the auspices of the Yemen Comprehensive Humanitarian Operations (YCHO) at a press conference.
The Member States of the Saudi-led Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen announce the supply and installation of 4 cranes to Yemeni ports under the Yemen Comprehensive Humanitarian Operations (YCHO)
RIYADH / 18 Jumada I 1439H (5 February 2018)
La situation relative au Criquet pèlerin a continué à rester calme en janvier
The Desert Locust situation continued to remain calm during January
RIYADH, January 30 (CIC) - King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSRelief) signed on Tuesday 12 contracts to implement various humanitarian and relief projects for the Syrian people, in several Syrian cities.
In a statement to the press here today, Advisor to the Royal Court and the Supervisor General of KSRelief Centre, Dr. Abdullah Al Rabeeah, said that the 12 projects, worth a total of $18.3 million, were signed under the directive of King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
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NRC statement on Saudi aid package to Yemen
The recently announced Saudi aid package to Yemen will not solve Yemen's humanitarian needs unless it also allows for unhindered entry of commercial and humanitarian food, fuel and other vital supplies in through all of Yemen's ports, including Hodeida, NRC said today. NRC also called on the coalition to ensure that all aid delivery is in line with long-standing humanitarian principles.
King Salman Humanitarian Relief Center (KSRelief) distributed food baskets to 43 families, comprising 205 individuals, on Fasht and Buklan Islands, off the coast of Midi in Hajjah governorate, north-west Yemen, on Thursday. These islanders are surrounded by sea mines thrown indiscriminately by the Iranian-backed Houthis on the shores of the two islands, endangering the lives of civilians.
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RIYADH, Jan 25 (Reuters) - The Saudi-led military coalition fighting in Yemen has handed over 27 child soldiers to the internationally recognised government of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, the Saudi government media office said on Thursday.
The children were taken prisoner during fighting with the with the Iran-allied Houthi militia on the border of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh's Center for International Communication said, citing an unnamed official source.
The following statement by UN Secretary-General António Guterres was issued today: