Enhanced Rural Resilience in Yemen (ERRY) - Joint Programme Brief (September 2017)

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Funded by the European Union, the Enhanced Rural Resilience in Yemen is a three-year joint programme implemented by four Participating UN Organizations, namely Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO), International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and World Food Programme (WFP).

Since the Programme implementation in March 2016, the Programme prioritized its implementation on strengthening community resilience planning, livelihoods improvement, community productive assets rehabilitation, and access to solar energy.

Targeted Governorates: Abyan, Hajjah, Hudaydah and Lahj.

Expected Outcomes:

  • Communities are better able to manage local risks and shocks for increased economic self-reliance and enhanced social cohesion;

  • Institutions are more responsive, accountable and effective to deliver services, build the social contract and meet community identifi ed needs.


  • 40078 beneficiaries of 5725 households reached/supported through resilience enhancement & economic empowerment activities conducted by 4 UN organizations and 12 Implementing Partners in 18 rural districts across 4 ERRY jointly targeted governorates in Yemen.