UNHCR Yemen Factsheet - July 2016 [EN/AR]

from UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Published on 31 Jul 2016


100,345 Refugees and asylum seekers provided with health services since January 2016

24,350 Refugee children enrolled in education since January 2016

261,736 IDPs provided with NFIs since January 2016

91,833 IDPs provided with shelter assistance since January 2016


  • UNHCR leads the multi-sector response for refugees and asylum-seekers in urban settings and in Kharaz refugee camp. Regular interaction is maintained with authorities at national and local level, with international and national NGOs, and with refugee community leaders.

  • UNHCR leads the Protection and the Shelter/CCCM Clusters for the IDP response throughout Yemen. UNHCR also co-leads the Task Force on Population Movements (TFPM) with IOM to collect, analyze and disseminate data, trends and characteristics of internal displacement in Yemen.