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  • A New Generation of Women Leaders in Conflict ResolutionA New Generation of Women Leaders in Conflict ResolutionAug 21, 2013Katiba, a young woman who lives in a remote rural area called Bani Usef, Far’ Alodeen district, Ibb governorate. People of Bani Usef faced many major conflicts that have been obstructing the development in health and education for many years.

  • Abyan IDPs felt much better equipped to cope with the challenges aheadAbyan IDPs felt much better equipped to cope with the challenges aheadAug 21, 2013Bassin Yasslam and his family were amongst more than 190,000 people who fled Abyan in 2011. He explained “We were guilty of nothing except living in the wrong place”.

  • Hajj Ahmad, one of hundreds of farmers benefited from the distribution of fertilizer and seedsHajj Ahmad, one of hundreds of farmers benefited from the distribution of fertilizer and seedsAug 21, 2013Hajj Ahmad Sayed, 61 years old, was one of hundreds of farmers who benefited from the distribution of fertilizer and seeds, which was implemented by UNDP in late 2012 in northern governorate of Sa’ada, Yemen.

  • Mine Detection Dogs Defend Yemen from MinesMine Detection Dogs Defend Yemen from MinesAug 21, 2013Due to its conflict history, Yemen has been facing severe problems with unexploded ordnances as they are present throughout the whole country with the only exception of the Al-Mahwit region. Some of the explosives are as much as 50 years old and hidden deep in rocky or sandy terrains. More than five thousands land mine casualties have been registered so far with many survivors never obtaining proper medical care and staying deprived of decent sources of livelihood.

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