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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…  


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.  


Modern practices give rural farmers relief from the war

“We were like a tree waiting to die slowly,” Warda Saleh reflected. A widow and the mother of four children, Warda lives in Abasar village, Yemen. Her family relies on farming for their livelihood and…  


A new way of working in Yemen and helping Yemenis survive the crisis

In 2018 alone, around 1,899 large-scale, cash-for-work sub-projects were implemented, benefiting nearly 3.4 million Yemenis. These sub-projects created jobs for more than 344,550 people – 20 percent…  


Bashir: From bankruptcy to success

Bashir Naji is one example of a previously vulnerable person who lost his living to the ongoing conflicts. The 30-year-old father heads a family of four – a wife and three young daughters – that…  


UNDP Administrator’s Statement: Mission to Yemen

Four years of violent conflict in Yemen has reversed decades of development progress. Fighting has killed or injured tens of thousands of civilians and displaced well over 3 million people. Eighty per…  


Searching for a place to call home

Amna’s situation has improved dramatically since joining the cash-for-work project that is being implemented by the Social Fund for Development (SFD) in partnership with UNDP.  


June 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…  

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