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“Our sewers are no longer clogged, disease is at bay”

For people like Fatima, who lives in a run-down house in the old city of Crater in Aden, to install a new sewage system in her neighborhood was a priority like none other. Over the years, the old…  


Support for land and irrigation helps stave off debts, brightens prospects for Yemeni farmer

Lahj, Yemen – The Arabic proverb, “Determination is key to everything,” finds resonance in the story of Adel, a 44-year-old villager from Lahj, a southern Yemeni governorate. Adel descends from a poor…  


To answer global protests, tackle new inequalities: 2019 Human Development Report

The 2019 Human Development Report, entitled “Beyond income, beyond averages, beyond today: inequalities in human development in the 21st Century,” says that just as the gap in basic living standards…  


September 2019 Fast Fact Sheet - Social Protection and Community Resilience

The Social Protection for Community Resilience Project (SPCRP) is funded and supported by the European Union (EU) and implemented by UN Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with The Social Fund…  


Keeping dreams alive in the face of death

Twenty-six-year-old Mariam Saleh’s dream of becoming a dentist may seem ordinary, but her will and determination to advance her education and training throughout Yemen’s civil war were extraordinary.  


Yemen Emergency Crisis Response Project (YECRP) - USAID - Fact Sheet - March 2019

UNDP has partnered with the Social Fund for Development (SFD) to implement the US$ 11,200,000 USAID-funded Yemen Emergency Crisis Response Project (YECRP) to create employment opportunities, restore…  


Development Approaches to Migration and Displacement 2016-2018

This report captures key achievements, experiences and lessons learned from UNDP projects on migration and displacement between 2016 and 2018.  


Prolonged conflict would make Yemen the poorest country in the world, UNDP study says

Brussels, 9 October 2019—Yemen will become the poorest country in the world if its conflict goes on through 2022, a new report by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) projects.  


Promoting Development Approaches to Migration and Displacement - UNDP's Four Specific Focus Areas

This report describes UNDP's areas of work on migration and displacement and linkages of this work with UNDP's Strategic Plan 2018-2021  


Assessing the Impact of War in Yemen on Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

The study is intended to advocate to the parties to the conflict on the consequences of the conflict on medium- and long-term development, as recovery to the pre-conflict levels would require two to…  

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