Shining a light on a hidden emergency

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Students in Sana'a. Education for girls in rural areas is a priority for the humanitarian community. © OCHA

Humanitarian needs in Yemen are among some of the highest in the world. But despite this, the crisis is at risk of being forgotten.

“Yemen risks becoming a forgotten emergency,” says Johannes Van Der Klaauw, the Humanitarian Coordinator in Yemen. “[And] yet, the scale of needs makes it one of the largest global humanitarian emergencies today.”

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