Democratic Governance

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  • Yemen Resilience Monitor: Communities coping with Con�ictApr 6, 2016Yemen Resilience Monitor: Communities coping with ConictThe local governance survey was a part of UNDP’s Rapid Integrated Assessment to measure impact of the crisis on local authorities’ performance and service delivery to citizens.

  • Mar 4, 2014Partnership Framework between the Government of Yemen and Civil Society OrganizationsThe Government of Yemen believes that the role of civil society, as a strong and independent partner, is very important in furthering developments goals, improving the level of service provision and making them more responsive to the needs and expectations of citizens. Building a strong partnership with civil society is a top priority for the government, which regards this partnership as a cornerstone in the country’s plans for sustainable development.

  • Dec 31, 2013The Yemeni Journal of Human RightsThis issue of the journal coincides with the 65th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and contains useful articles on pertinent issues such as "The harmonization of National Laws with International Treaties signed and ratified by Yemen", and "Legal Reform on Human Rights Issues".

  • Dec 19, 2013Partnership Framework Between the Government of Yemen and Civil Society OrganizationYemen has a vibrant civil society sector comprising around 12,000 organizations, of which approximately 8,000 are registered with the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor (MoSAL). Acknowledging the tremendous contribution of civil society organizations (CSOs) in improving service delivery as well as their role in developing policies for comprehensive and sustainable development, the Government of Yemen (GoY) is determined to strengthen their capacities and facilitate their operations throughout the country.

  • Dec 19, 2013Youth Employment Action Plan 2014-2016Unemployment - and especially youth unemployment - is one of the most important challenges faced by Yemen, and one of the main factors of political instability and insecurity.


In response to Yemen’s challenges and the Transitional Period, we undertook a massive realignment of our resources and capacities to target and align our programme priorities to the Transition Period.

This new focus was motivated by the Gulf Cooperation Council Implementation Mechanism, as well as a “UNDP Transitional Plan for Yemen,” encouraged on by management.