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Continuing support to YEMAC’s demining efforts in Aden through provision of vehicles and mine detectors

Today the United Nations Development Programme provided its national partner, the Yemen Executive Mine Action Center (YEMAC), with 36 vehicles (20 soft skin pick-ups, eight soft skin trucks, and eight…  


UNDP Yemen initiative, funded by EU, wins acclaimed international Ashden Awards for Humanitarian Energy

A United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Yemen project that addresses solar power needs and provides solutions and hope for three frontline conflict communities has been announced as the winner…  


Supporting vital livelihoods and increasing COVID-19 prevention awareness

SANA'A, Yemen – 30 June 2020: As a response to the quickening spread of COVID-19 across Yemen, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is working to ensure Yemen’s most vulnerable populations…  


UNDP remains the most transparent UN agency, according to new index

The 2020 Aid Transparency Index rated UNDP with a score of 96.6 out of 100. Increasing its rating by 1.2 points since the index was last published in 2018, UNDP is the only development organization…  


UNDP: Governments must lead fight against coronavirus misinformation and disinformation

Governments must step up to lead the fight against a growing tide of false, inflammatory and misleading information that threatens to worsen the already severe impacts of the virus, according to UNDP  


COVID-19: New UNDP data dashboards reveal huge disparities among countries in ability to cope and recover

Indicators such as the level of poverty, healthcare capacity, access to internet and social protection can portray how severe the effects of the COVID-19 crisis might be in each of 189 countries.  


UNDP Support to Vital Hodeidah Ports Sets Pace for Sustainable Peace in Yemen

To support the implementation of the UN-mediated Hodeidah Peace Agreement, UNDP has launched the Peace Support Facility (PSF). As a first step, UNDP commissioned port assessment experts to evaluate…  


UNDP Yemen supports sustained water and sanitation in Aden and Mukalla

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Yemen and our partner, the Public Works Project (PWP), have rehabilitated and maintained 12 public latrine buildings in the city of Al-Mukalla.  


Regional Directors of UNDP, UN Women, UNFPA and ESCWA open letter to Arab region governments

We urge governments to strengthen already existing services and to provide alternative solutions to ensure the security and safety of women and girls inside their homes and to assist survivors during…  


UNDP Yemen implements COVID-19 emergency response activities in prisons, detention facilities, police stations and checkpoints

In responding to a potential Coronavirus outbreak in Yemen, UNDP has taken immediate and quick measures to provide 3,500 handwashing stations, 2,100 hygiene kits and 15,000 gloves and masks to…  

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