Yemen

Price Monitoring and Analysis Country Brief, September 2011-February 2012

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  • High food prices and political instability have pushed additional poor households into a condition of extreme food insecurity.

  • Widespread lack of access to food is reported. Food distributions by international agencies are constrained by conflict and high levels of insecurity.

  • According to UNHCR some 320,000 people are internally displaced while some 212,000 are Somali refugees fleeing the country as conflict continues.

  • There are no government measures on agriculture and food security during the reporting period.