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Call for Applications: Youth Leadership Programme 7

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Yemen – in partnership with the Youth Leadership Development Foundation – is pleased to launch the “Decade of Action” Youth Leadership Programme 6…  


Aden and Mukalla: Yemen’s Seaside Havens

Through WASH project, UNDP provided the two cities with 25 new garbage trucks and are working to fix and re-operationalize 25 existing trucks to enable both cities to have a 25 truck fully functioning…  


UNDP and UNMHA Joint Statement: International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action

Yemen: 4 April, 2021 - As Yemen enters its seventh year of conflict, and despite the continuous and notable efforts of the Yemen Executive Mine Action Center (YEMAC) across the country, mine…  


Water and Work: YECRP’s Approach to Addressing Climate-Induced Water Shortages

UNDP’s Yemen Emergency Crisis Response Project (YECRP) has been working to implement long-term solutions, with funding and support from the World Bank’s International Development Association and in…  


For an equitable recovery from COVID-19, the key is to listen to women

Women across the Arab States region want and deserve an equal future free from violence and conflict; a future that is inclusive, sustainable and peaceful, with equal rights for all. To get there,…  


Soil, the Hearth of the Earth

Accounting for approximately 15 per cent of the nation’s gross domestic product (GDP) – and employing more than 50 per cent of the workforce – agriculture is more than just a source of income for the…  


World Toilet Day: Investing in Yemen’s Sanitation Systems

Yemen is one of the world’s most water scarce countries. The on-going war has made access to water and adequate sanitation services extremely difficult for Yemenis.  


Bringing Light into the Dark: Prisoner Training Programmes Inspire Hope

Together, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Yemen National Prisoner Foundation – a civil society organization specializing in prisoner reform and integration into society – are…  


The Power of Community Spirit: Overcoming a Health Crisis Together

ommunity initiative produces more than 6,000 free face masks, sets up four public sanitization and awareness-raising points and conducts over 3,000 home visits to educate the community about COVID-19…  


Yemeni Women Take the Lead in the Fight Against COVID-19

“The purpose of our hard work is not just to protect our community, but also to protect ourselves and our families,” says Umm Zakariya, an experienced seamstress who wanted to use her skills to give…  

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