Voices of Yemen
Sahar, Saada Governorate
Sahar district has been one of the most affected areas of the conflict in Saada governorate. The district has many local markets and bazaars, and is particularly well known for hosting the largest market in the governorate, the Al Talh market. Sahar has been called the food basket of Yemen. It produces more fruit and vegetables than qat.
“Voices of” is a series of community-level consultations led by UNDP in Yemen using inclusive focus group discussions that seek to: identify their fragilities, prioritise opportunities and challenges, and highlight the vulnerability of community livelihoods assets to sustain the crisis.