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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…  


Improved Access to GBV Support Services in Yemen

With support from the Government of Japan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched a mobile application to provide guidance to Gender-Based Violence (GBV) survivors across Yemen.  


Correcting the Record: Distance Education

A recently published story entitled Distance Education: Overcoming all Challenges to Build Business Skills and a Brighter Future that showcased a UNDP livelihood support activity via WhatsApp has been…  


Japan helps Aden's Streets become Cleaner and Safer thanks to New Garbage Collection Trucks

The Government of Japan extends its commitment for better solid waste management in Yemen through support to the United Nations Development Programme's (UNDP) Crisis Support for Solid Waste, Water…  


Soil, the Hearth of the Earth

Accounting for approximately 15 per cent of the nation’s gross domestic product (GDP) – and employing more than 50 per cent of the workforce – agriculture is more than just a source of income for the…  


Restoring Solid Waste Management in Hadramaut

The Government of Japan continues to support the solid waste management in Yemen through the United Nations Development Programme's (UNDP) Crisis Support for Solid Waste, Water Supply and Sewage…  


World Toilet Day: Investing in Yemen’s Sanitation Systems

Yemen is one of the world’s most water scarce countries. The on-going war has made access to water and adequate sanitation services extremely difficult for Yemenis.  


UNDP and King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center Bolster Support for Yemeni Youth

The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) has committed USD 3 million to continue support for the Yemeni people through vocational and business skills training, in partnership with…  


Alkuraimi Islamic Microfinance Bank commits to support COVID-19 Response in Yemen

Sana’a, Yemen – The Alkuraimi Islamic Microfinance Bank has committed to support a strengthened COVID-19 Response in Yemen, in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), World…  

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