Yemen: Flash Floods Update Cluster Sitrep 2: 16 April 2016 [EN/AR]

Situation Report
Originally published



  • MSF/Spain completed distributions to 250 HHs in Wadi Moor torrent area, Al-Hudaydah

  • 14 UNHCR trucks transporting NFIs and Emergency Shelter kits arrived in Amran during evening of 15 April.

  • Yemeni Red Crescent (YRCS) distributed 148 UNHCR NFI kits on 16 April before heavy rains disrupted the distribution. Distributions will continue on 17th .

  • YRCS completed NFI distributions in Amran on 15 April at 8 collective centres (schools & civic centre) where IDPs are taking temporary refuge.

24** Reported Deaths and more people missing

Est.1,000 HHs Affected in Amran

Est.2,100 HHs Affected in 26 villages in Hudaydah

Est. 500 HHs Affected in Hajjah

8 Cluster Partners** Actively responding to the crises

Situation Overview

After heavy rains on 13 and 14 April, cluster agencies have carried out assessments across 4 Governorates and delivery of NFIs, shelter kits and tents is already underway with larger quantities in the pipeline for the next 48 hours. According to Agence France-Presse, the death toll is up to 24 and more people are reported missing.