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“If it wasn’t for this, half of villagers could’ve left the village”

Embraced by the mountains of Sharess district, the village of Al-Qaranat, is a typical countryside that is beautiful, quiet and remote, but like most Yemeni villages, it lacked necessary basic…  


A Sign of Hope at Last!

Mohammed is one of hundreds of thousands of Yemeni youth struggling to find jobs. Besides being the poorest country in the Middle East with the unemployment rate standing at 31 percent, the ongoing…  


From a Childhood Hobby to a Successful Business

"It started as a hobby. I was making dresses for my dolls at first. My aunt then gave me a sewing machine and I started making dresses and selling them."  


UNDP conducts Community Protection workshops to help conflict-affected neighborhoods heal and recover in Aden, Yemen

Aden, Yemen - UNDP Yemen, in partnership with Oxfam, is conducting a series of Community Protection workshop for 300 beneficiaries from the targeted districts of Craiter, Attawahi and Mualla in Aden…  


Yemen Early Recovery Bulletin - January and April 2018

In January and April 2018, EECR Cluster partners released approximately 2,611,033 sq. m of land through mine and ERW clearance and survey in 28 Districts (14 Governorates). Approximately 389,750…  


Ahmed: a Man Who Beat his Disability

Ahmed ,30 years old, is from Mualla district in Aden. He lives with his father, mother and younger brother in a small house. Ahmed was born with a defect in his four limbs. Since then, an armchair has…  


Hana: From reliance on father to a successful micro-enterprise owner

Like many other Yemenis in the war zone areas, Ms. Hana, 20 years old, is one of those who and her family were severly and adversely impacted by the consequences of war in Aden, which started in March…  


YECRP - WB - Fast Fact Sheet - May 2018

YECRP aims to mitigate the impact of the current crisis on Yemeni local households and communities and assist their recovery.  


Yemen Early Recovery Bulletin - January and February 2018

In January and February 2017, EECR Cluster partners released around 1,969,106 sq. m of land through mine and ERW clearance and survey in 37 Districts (14 Governorates). Around 545,987 people directly…  


Enhanced Rural Resilience in Yemen (ERRY) - December 2017

Funded by the European Union, the Enhanced Rural Resilience in Yemen is a three-year joint programme implemented by four Participating UN Organizations, namely Food and Agricultural Organisation…  

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