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UNDP Yemen COVID-19 Response (August 2020)

UNDP’s response is framed around three objectives: (a) help Yemen prepare for and protect people from the pandemic and its impacts; (b) respond during the outbreak; and, (c) recover from the economic…  


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…  


The Power of The Sun: Solar Energy Helps Healthcare Facilities Deliver Essential Services

There are long queues at fuel stations. Fuel prices have skyrocketed. The rising cost of water, transport and essential goods endure. And COVID-19 continues to spread unabated throughout Yemen. With…  


June 2020 Fast Fact Sheet - Social Protection and Community Resilience

Social Protection and Community Resilience (SPCRP) project - June 2020 Fast Fact Sheet  


UNDP and the European Union Enter the Largest Agreement to Improve the Economic and Social Wellbeing in Yemen

Yemen, 31 August 2020 – The European Union (EU) and United Nations Development Programme in Yemen (UNDP) have signed a partnership agreement aimed at improving the economic and social wellbeing of…  


Local Women Are Gearing Up to Fight Against COVID-19

In Yemen’s Taiz Governate, women in the Shim'yatayn District play a key role in the fight against the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). With support from United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in…  


Beekeeping Value Chain

There are prospects to make honey business in Yemen more resilient. A million Sidr trees need to replace the cut ones to improve bee pastures. Unfortunately, the Yemen crisis did not only make…  


Bringing Life Back to Yemen’s Farms and Communities

Thanks to the support he received from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Relief Fund (KSRelief) – in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and local partners – Khalid was able to…  


COVID-19 in a Country at War: How YECRP Helps Yemenis Maintain Resilience and Prepare for Recovery

Since the conflict broke out in March 2015, over 3.6 million people have been displaced; one-third of whom live in overcrowded camps and informal settlements that struggle with proper sanitation.  

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