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Emergency Mine Action

The project activities are expected to reduce the risk of disaster; and prepare communities in Yemen to cope with the presence and negative effects of explosives.  

Enhanced Security and Protection at the Local Level in Yemen

The project enhances access to justice and rule of law at the individual, community and institutional levels.  

Yemen Livelihoods and Human Security

The Yemen Livelihood and Human Security (LHS) project contributes to the overall stability of Yemeni governorates, by empowering communities to resist and recover from conflict.  

YECRP: A ‘New Way of Working’ to help the Yemeni people in Conflict-ridden Yemen

The impact of YECRP across Yemen has been tremendous, helping the Yemeni people regain access to key services, earning wages to allow them to purchase basic needs for themselves and their families,…  

UNDP seeks to improve conditions in prisons

Sana’a, Yemen – Correction facilities in Dhamar, Hodeidah, Ibb and Sana’a governorates received 7,000 mattresses provided by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Rule of Law (RoL) Project…  

Mine detection dogs: Defending Yemen

The project provides financial and technical support to the Yemen Executive Mine Action Center (YEMAC) as the implementing agency for all mine action activities in the country. The Mine Detection Dog…  

Women: Protecting the peace in Tuban

When Nusiaba heard rumblings of an armed group, she immediately feared for the safety of her community. She thought of those who were newly-arrived, having already fled homes in other places and were…  

Fatemah: Resolving and maintaining social peace

Fatima has been awarded the Women’s International Day Prize in recognition of her efforts on dispute resolution and contribution to maintain social peace in Lawdar District, Abyan Governorate. She was…  

Saving lives of mothers and their babies in rural Taizz

UNDP launched a Private Business Midwifery Project, funded by UNDP and the government of Japan that aims to empower midwives to develop entrepreneurial skills to establish clinics in 22 rural…  

Women encourage each other to be active in community planning

Yemeni women are subject to discrimination, both in their homes and in the workplace. They are systematically denied access to jobs, are under-represented in the public sphere, and bear…  

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