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The World Bank’s IDA Scales up its Support for Yemeni People

6 April 2022 – Sana’a, Yemen: US$108 million of additional finance from the World Bank’s International Development Association to step up social protection and support for Yemeni households whose food…  


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…  


The Power of Partnership: Scaling up for Recovery and Resilience in Yemen

Against all daunting conditions, the World Bank – through funding from its International Development Association (IDA) – has worked with UNDP Yemen and the Social Fund for Development (SFD) and the…  


Health centre in Ramadi reopens its doors

A health center on the outskirts of Ramadi has restarted its operations, serving over 5,000 residents.  


The Little Clinic That Could

Following in her mother’s footsteps, Bassima was working as a volunteer midwife in one of the village clinics, a half hour walk from her home.  


Improving Access to Maternal Care in Ramadi

The rehabilitated Ramadi Teaching Hospital for Women and Children serves over 400,000 women across Anbar, improving their access to essential maternal care.  


Benghazi: Access to healthcare becomes a call for returnees

More than three years of fighting in Benghazi left barely any buildings intact and no essential facilities available.  


New Cardiac Surgery Centre at Al Salam Hospital gives hope to thousands

Four years ago, during the liberation from ISIL, nine out of 13 key public hospital centers in Mosul were left severely damaged. This brought down the city’s healthcare facilities to less than 30…  


UNDP Yemen COVID-19 Response: Second Quarter 2021

In our eighth COVID-19 newsletter covering the months of January to March 2021, read how UNDP continues to work with local implementing partners to make a difference in preparing, responding, and…  


What gets men interested in home-care duty?

To be more accurate, it is a one million thirty-seven six hundred sixty-four-dollar question. This projection is based on research from Khateera.com.  

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