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Brochure: Waste to Energy

In an unprecedented initiative, UNDP has established the first Waste-to-Energy Plant in Yemen. The plant, which is in Lahj governorate, is a new approach to energy production that could revolutionize…  


UNDP’s solar hybrid solutions result in more robust health response in Seiyun

Today the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and partners inaugurated a solar hybrid system that will provide an uninterrupted power supply to the central COVID-19 Isolation Unit in Seiyun,…  


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

Today, 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.…  


Restoring Yemen’s Schools to Safe Havens

There was a chapter in Yemen’s protracted conflict when the schools of Ad Dhalie Governorate in southern Yemen were caught in the line of fire, the walls becoming battlefield shields instead of…  


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…  


Reducing inequalities, advancing human rights

How UNDP is working to leave no one behind in the Arab region.  


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) –…  


#InspireMe: 16 Stories to Arouse Hope and Empower Women

Together we are proud to introduce 16 changemakers doing what they can to empower Yemeni women economically, to succeed in business and support peacebuilding efforts in Yemen  


UNDP: Recovery in Yemen possible despite fast-deteriorating situation

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 single generation, by 2047 –…  

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