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04 Dec 2018 description

Situation Overview

During the reporting period, humanitarian partners continued to pre-position life-saving supplies in Al Hudaydah City where a reduction in hostilities since 12 November provided a much-needed respite to the population.

13 Nov 2018 description

I. Situation Overview

HUMANITARIAN RESPONSE SCALED UP AS NEEDS INCREASE

During the first 10 days of November, there was a marked increase in airstrikes, artillery fire and clashes in Al Hudaydah Governorate, especially around Al Hudaydah City. Hotspots included the airport area to the south of the city, and the areas around Kilo 10 and Kilo 16 to the east, the university and Al Thawrah Hospital towards the coast. Clashes were reported close to 90 Street and at the airport junction in the Alrabasa area to the northeast.

17 Oct 2018 description
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This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It is issued by the OCHA Yemen office. The next report will be issued when additional information on the emergency becomes available.

I. Situation Overview

ESCALATED ARMED CONFLICT IN AL HUDAYDAH GOVERNORATE

05 Oct 2018 description

This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It is issued by the OCHA Yemen office. The next report will be issued when additional information on the emergency becomes available.

I. Situation Overview

ESCALATED CONFLICT IN AL HUDAYDAH GOVERNORATE

Humanitarian situation in Al Hudaydah City

27 Sep 2018 description

This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It is issued by the OCHA Yemen office. The next report will be issued when additional information on the emergency becomes available.

I. Situation Overview

ESCALATED CONFLICT IN AL HUDAYDAH GOVERNORATE

The conflict

19 Sep 2018 description

I. Situation Overview

FIGHTING ESCALATES IN AL HUDAYDAH

The conflict

The conflict in Al Hudaydah Governorate has escalated further as renewed fighting has moved closer to Al Hudaydah City. On 12 September, armed clashes reached the main Al Hudaydah-Sana’a road effectively closing the eastern route to the city which became too risky to use as a result of fighting. Hotspots of fighting and violence are areas east of Kilo 16, areas in the vicinity of the airport and coastal areas to the west towards the Red Sea.

26 Jul 2018 description

This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It is issued by the OCHA Yemen office. The next report will be issued when additional information on the emergency becomes available.

I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

  • As of 24 July, a total number of 47,230 displaced households from Al Hudaydah Governorate have been registered of which 34,250 have been assisted.

  • Some 300 displaced families from Al Hudaydah are living in public schools in Sana’a City, Dhamar City and Amran City.

15 Jul 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

  • Intense artillery shelling and airstrikes in Al Tuhayata and Zabid districts continue to trigger displacement.
  • As of 13 July, approx 35,000 displaced households (HHs) have been verified and 20,000 of them have received RRM assistance.
  • Al Hudaydah and Saleef sea ports are operational. The WFP-chartered vessel VOS Theia that covers the Djibouti-Hudaydah route has resumed its voyages.

Situation Overview

04 Jul 2018 description
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I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

• Multiple airstrikes were reported in Al Hudaydah City and Zabid City after days of relative decrease in airstrikes.

• Displacement from Al Hudaydah Governorate continues; humanitarian partners have verified more than 17,350 households (over 121,000 people) being displaced since 1 June.

• More than 10,000 displaced households (nearly 80,000 people) have been assisted with food, emergency kits and other life-saving support.

28 Jun 2018 description
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This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It is issued by the OCHA Yemen office. The next report will be issued when additional information on the emergency becomes available.

I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

• Fighting and shelling have decreased in Al Hudaydah Governorate, but families continue to leave their homes and the governorate.

25 Jun 2018 description
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This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It is issued by the OCHA Yemen office. The next report will be issued when additional information on the emergency becomes available.

I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

• Fighting has decreased in Al Hudaydah City and some southern districts, but the situation remains volatile.

• Some basic food commodities have become scarce in the markets. Where available, prices have increased.

22 Jun 2018 description
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This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It is issued by the OCHA Yemen office. The next report will be issued when additional information on the emergency becomes available.

I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

19 Jun 2018 description
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This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It is issued by the OCHA Yemen office. The next report will be issued when additional information on the emergency becomes available.

I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

• Heavy fighting and airstrikes are continuing in several locations in Al Hudaydah City and southern districts. The frontlines remained largely static in the past forty-eight hours.

• Risk that some warehouses outside Al Hudaydah City could become inaccessible. Agencies relocating stocks.

17 Jun 2018 description
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This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It is issued by the OCHA Yemen office. The next report will be issued when additional information on the emergency becomes available.

I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

• Armed clashes reached Al Hudaydah airport on the southern outskirts of the city.

• IDPs arriving to Al Hudaydah City from the frontlines.

• The Yemen Red Crescent evacuated injured civilians from Al Mandhar to hospitals in Al Hudaydah City.

14 Jun 2018 description
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This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It is issued by the Yemen office. The next report will be issued when additional information on the emergency becomes available.

I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

• Heavy fighting in Al Hudaydah put hundreds of thousands of civilians at risk;

• Al Hudaydah port remains open and food is being offloaded from vessels;

07 Jun 2018 description

This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It was issued by the OCHA Yemen office. The next report will be issued when additional information on the emergency becomes available.

I. KEY HIGHLIGHTS

• The people of Socotra might be at risk of increased hunger unless immediate resources are mobilized.

• Access to shelter, non-food items and drinking water are critical priorities as supplies are either not available in the market or not affordable to most people.

24 Nov 2017 description

Situation Overview

Following the announcement on 22 November by the Saudi-led coalition (SLC) that Sana’a airport and Al Hudaydah seaport will be reopened for humanitarian and relief efforts, the United Nations has submitted a deconfliction notification to SLC to resume the transport of aid personnel and humanitarian cargo to northern parts of Yemen and is awaiting confirmation.

11 Nov 2017 description
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Highlights

• The Saudi-led coalition closed Yemen’s borders on 6 November.

• Humanitarian flights in and out of Yemen have been grounded for six days in a row.

• Critical humanitarian supplies cannot be transported to Yemen

• Humanitarian workers are unable to reach Yemen, while those inside Yemen who need to be rotated out cannot leave.

• Fuel prices haves increased by 60 per cent in Sana’a and trucked water by 133 per cent.

Situation Overview

18 Jan 2017 description

Key Figures

  • As of 11 January 2017, 15,658 suspected cholera cases have been reported in 156 districts.

  • A total of 180 out of 841 cases have tested positive for Vibrio Cholera, serotype Ogawa.

  • Overall, the epidemic curve shows a declining trend from week 51 onwards, while the attack rate remains high in some high risk districts.

  • Health response is underway through 26 Diarrhea Treatment Centres (DTC) in 24 districts; while WASH partners are undertaking response in 29 districts.