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The Importance of Yemen's Ports

Yemen, 26 April 2020 - a key report, Damage and Capacity Assessment: Port of Aden and Port of Mukalla, was released by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Yemen that outlines urgent…  


Fighting the Fear: Clearing Mines from Yemen’s Rural Communities

For many Yemenis, the realities of war are tangible and deadly. Ali, a farmer and a father of five, was impacted by explosive remnants of war in his village, losing critical income and carrying the…  


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…  


Innovating in Hodeidah: Finding Solutions for 350 Tons of Daily Solid Waste

To clean up the streets of the city, between May and December 2019, UNDP employed nearly 6,100 people: 3,650 from the local community and 2,450 from the District Cleaning Fund (DCF). Approximately…  


Women and Men: United for Action Against Mines

For the first time, there are 10 women among the 60 trainees on Non-Technical Survey (NTS) of mines and unexploded ordnance (UXOs). With these vital new skills, trainees will be able to provide…  


Investing in Hope in Yemen Cannot Wait


Final Report of the 4th Annual Consultation on Governance and Rule of Law in Yemen

From 27 to 29 October 2020, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) – in partnership with the Office of the Special Envoy of the Secretary General for Yemen (OSESGY), UNICEF, UN Women, and…  


Yemeni Policewomen Dream of Building Peace and Protecting Yemenis

30 women police from Abyan, Aden, and Lahj eceived a 10-day training on GBV, child protection, and dealing with minors, human rights, investigations, peace building, and more.  


Holding Hope for Success: Prison Education

With steady steps and relentless determination, with his red beard and slender body, Ahmed makes his way toward his seat in the classroom, joining his classmates in an electrical wiring course.  


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…  

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