UNDP Yemen welcoming new Country Director
Aug 7, 2016
UNDP Yemen has the honor to welcome Mr. Auke Lootsma as the new Country Director. Mr. Lootsma started his assignment on the 3rd of August 2016, taking over from the former Country Director Ms. Mikiko Tanaka.
These trucks are as old as my grandmother!
Jun 27, 2016
The collapsed arch that marks the entrance to Sa’ada City eerily greets the visitor. All along the five-hour drive north from Yemen’s capital city, Sana’a, we see marks of war – makeshift camps for the internally displaced and craters caused by military operations.
Improving service delivery in rural communities of Ash-Shamaytayn District in Taizz
Apr 10, 2016
UNDP in partnership with the Social Fund for Development (SFD) and local authorities has launched 100 community-based initiatives in Ash-Shamaytayn District in Taizz Governorate to promote community participation in local development by organizing Village Cooperative Councils and by stimulating community initiatives.
Statement for Administrator for International Women’s Day 2016
Mar 8, 2016
This International Women’s Day, the world stands well positioned to move forward on gender equality.
- ALWEHDAH-UNDP PARTNERSHIP FOR “YEMEN OUR HOME” CONNECTS YEMENI DIASPORA IN SOUTHEAST ASIA TO NEEDY COMMUNITIES IN YEMEN Jan 22, 2016
Youth project provides jobs to displaced people in Yemen
Sep 2, 2015
A community based project in Yemen provides jobs to displaced young people to help create awareness around water and sanitation.
Satellite images show scale of destruction in Yemen
Sep 2, 2015
Satellite images released by UNDP and UNOSAT-UNITAR show the recent destruction of markets, buildings, roads and bridges, as well as private homes and businesses, as a result of the ongoing fighting in Yemen.
On the Occasions of International Youth Day Celebrated in Sana’a on 26 August 2014
Aug 26, 2014
With an average age in Yemen being 17 years old, it is the young people of this country that will shape and safeguard the New Yemen. The UN remains committed to stand along with the people of Yemen and assist the youth in the country in your difficult, but promising hard work to build the future you want.
Study Tour to the Netherlands proves a great learning experience
Feb 12, 2014
The Technical Committee formed by the Ministry if Human Rights entrusted with drafting the law for the establishment on an Independent National Human Rights Institution (INHRI) has recently concluded a study tour visit to the Netherlands as part of UNDP's "Support to Human Rights during the Transitional Period" project activities.
Editorial on Human Right’s Day
Dec 10, 2013
First of all, I wish to express my deepest condolences to the people of Yemen following the sad events of last Thursday. Our hearts are with families and friends of victims that were robbed the most basic human right of all – the right to life. I have the whole UN family in Yemen with me joining your grief of the lost lives and the wounded.