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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…  


Building Resilient Livelihoods and Improving Protection Services for Conflict Affected Communities in Aden and Lahj

The Building Resilient Livelihoods and Improving Protections Services for Conflict Affected Communi-ties in Aden and Lahj (BRISCC) project aims to reduce the socio-economic vulnerabilities of conflict…  


Supporting Yemenis to Lead Economic Recovery

Aden, Yemen: 29 June 2021 – With funding from the Government of Japan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched a new project aimed at helping Yemenis return to, rebuild, and…  


Styling Your Way to Stability

With the support of her family, Samah bought the equipment she needed to establish a beauty salon in a room of her rented home. Carrying her tools with her, she also goes to the homes of brides and…  


A Tale of Two Seas: Fisheries During Crisis

From the tropical waters of the Caribbean to the hot and salty Red Sea, Yellowfin Tuna spawn, feed and grow up to seven feet long. This highly migratory species call a wide stretch of the ocean home,…  


Yemeni Fisherfolk: A Legacy as Rich as the Sea

The severe impact on the fishery sector from the ongoing conflict has fueled the need for additional support to Yemeni fisherfolk. The Government of Japan is generously funding the United Nations…  


World Water Day: What Does it Mean to You?

UNDP is committed to ensuring that every Yemeni’s basic human right to access to safe, sufficient and affordable water, sanitation and hygiene, is met.  


Investing in People to Ensure Strong Local Institutions

Meet Nazar, a workshop manager helping to build the capacity of his team, to ensure a brighter future for all Yemenis.  


UNDP and Japan launch New Project to Improve Yemen's Fisheries

Aden, Yemen: 16 February 2021 – The Government of Japan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched a new project today aimed at building the resilience of local fishing communities…  


Building Sustainable Businesses in Conflict Effected Communities

Aden, Yemen – With funding from the Government of Japan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) concluded a major project milestone this week when the distribution of 170 financial grants to…  

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