Our Stories

  • Providing emergency employment in Taizz Governorate to support vulnerable families
    Feb 20, 2018

    Although the armed conflict has placed tremendous hardships on the population of Taizz Governorate and local actors, UNDP’s emergency employment programme has continued to deliver assistance in partnership with the Social Fund for Development, placing a particular focus on the inclusion of vulnerable groups such as youth and women.

  • Fatima, a Mother Overcomes Loss and Sorrow
    Jan 11, 2018

    Fatima Ahmed Bahassan, a mother from Aden governorate, is one of hundreds of thousands of Yemenis who have been affected by the ongoing conflict in the country.

  • Fatima, a Mother Overcomes Loss and Sorrow
    Jan 11, 2018

    Fatima Ahmed Bahassan, a mother from Aden governorate, is one of hundreds of thousands of Yemenis who have been affected by the ongoing conflict in the country.

  • Raya, an Advocate for Women in Crisis
    Dec 10, 2017

    “I have always believed that the conflict should strengthen the role of women instead of undermining it, especially since women are the most affected by the conflict.”

  • Sumayah, a Radio Broadcaster Pushing for Women’s Needs
    Dec 10, 2017

    "Women are the voice of peace that will be heard by warring parties because they are the most affected group."

  • Fisher’s Dream of Catching more Fish with less time
    Dec 3, 2017

    Mukalla, a seaport and the capital city of Yemen's Hadramout Governorate, is located in the Southeast coast of Yemen and on the shores of the Arabian Sea. For decades, fishing has been the main career for many of the Mukalla residents.

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