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UNDP Supports Yemen’s Fishery Communities to Rebuild Livelihoods and Local Economy

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and its local partner, the Youth Leadership Development Foundation (YLDF), delivered fishing boats and engines to fishers in Mukalla, Yemen.  


Japan Renews Support to Improve Life-Saving Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Services in Yemen

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) welcomes a US$ 1.2 million contribution from the Government of Japan to establish a new project, Emergency Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Support…  


Embarking on a New Professional Journey: Yemenis Receive Small Business Training and Grants

Aden, Yemen, 19 December 2021 – With funding from the Government of Japan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and its local partner, For All Foundation (FAF), began the distribution of…  


The Building Blocks for Sustainable Business

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) – in partnership with the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) and the Small and Micro Enterprise Promotion Service (SMEPS) –…  


UNDP: Recovery in Yemen possible despite fast-deteriorating situation

New York, 23 November 2021 – A new United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) report projects that war-torn Yemen, currently among the poorest countries in the world, can end extreme poverty within a…  


Infographic: UNDP’s Waste to Energy Plant in Lahj, Yemen

In 2021, UNDP established Yemen’s first-ever Waste to Energy (WtE) plant in Lahj governorate. Through this initiative, food waste will be treated to produce organic manure, whereas paper, agricultural…  


Recycle Waste Today for a Better Tomorrow

The WtE initiative aims to bring the community, institutions and science together to reduce waste and generate affordable energy. It also helps communities tackle the behavioral problems of waste…  


Nurturing Youth Entrepreneurship

The Vocational and Business Skills Training and Support Project is helping young women and men (18-40) from rural areas gain the skills they need to build and maintain their own businesses and foster…  


UNDP Launches Yemen’s First Waste-to-Energy Plant

15 September 2021 – Today the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched a unique waste-to-energy (WtE) initiative in Lahj governorate.  


Yemen Food Security Response and Resilience Project (FSRRP)

The project aims at improving household food security and building resilience by: increasing food availability and accessibility and preserving human capital and basic economic recovery.  

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