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Raising awareness: school emergency preparedness

Yemen has a long history of quality education. It is even said that Yemen established the modern-day school system when schools were built in the cities of Abyan, Ibb, Taiz, and Zabid. However today,…  


The Seventh LAS-Japan-UNDP Policy Roundtable

Following the success of the first Arab-Japan Political Dialogue in September 2017, the League of Arab States (LAS) and the Government of Japan, in partnership with United Nations Development…  


The Long-Term Price of Yemen’s Conflict

In 2021, with support from UNDP and its international partners, 200 YEMAC mine action professionals – 17 of whom were women – were trained in non-technical survey (NTS), explosive ordnance disposal…  


Nothing left for a rainy day as millions of Yemenis suffer

On Saturday, 2 April at 7:00 pm, Yemen began a two-month truce agreed to by the parties of the conflict and brokered by the Special Envoy for Yemen, Hans Grundberg. And at the same time, the Gulf…  


US$7.5 Million Committed by the Netherlands to Support Second Phase of UNDP’s Emergency Mine Action Project in Yemen

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) welcomes the generous US$7.5 million contribution of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands to support emergency mine action efforts in…  


US$9 Million Committed by the Netherlands to Support UNDP’s Efforts to Promote Safety and Justice in Yemen

25 October 2021 – Amman, Jordan: The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) welcomes the generous US$9 million contribution of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands to promote safety…  


Building a foundation of trust: Overcoming injustice with inclusivity in Yemen

After more than six years of violent conflict, communities in Yemen struggle to distinguish legitimate justice actors from the sweeping fist of armed militias. Yemenis have lost confidence in the…  


UNDP Delivers Personal Protective Equipment to Mine Clearance Teams in Aden

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has delivered 300 personal protective equipment (PPE) sets to the Yemeni Executive Mine Action Centre (YEMAC) in Aden. This PPE will better enable…  


UNDP and the Republic of Korea Support Women’s Access to Justice and Health Security

12 July 2021 – Aden, Yemen: The Republic of Korea (ROK) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are working together toward stronger gender justice and health security for 10,000 women and…  


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