Yemen

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  • ECHO Provides Support for Displaced Families in Yemen

    13/09/2016 — Yemen

    The World Food Programme (WFP) has recently provided urgently needed food for more than 22,000 displaced people in northern Yemen, thanks to support from the European Commission’s Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection department (ECHO). It is

  • Sharing Humanity: Abeer’s Story

    WHD Yemen

    17/08/2016 — Yemen

    As a programme associate  in Yemen for the World Food Programme, Abeer Noman has survived airstrikes, evacuated staff and made sure her own family is safe. In the lead up to this year’s World Humanitarian

  • 10 Ways to Stay Fit and Healthy During Ramadan

    09/06/2016 — Yemen

    It is important that staff maintain healthy, nutritious eating habits when observing Ramadan. Muslims worldwide are observing Ramadan, the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, as a month of fasting.

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  • 24/04/2017 — Yemen SHOTLIST (PDF)

    Race Against Time to Save Millions of Lives in Yemen (For the Media)

    Yemen is on the brink of famine with over 17 million people – two-thirds of the country’s population – food insecure. Over 6.8 million people are severely food insecure, do not know where their next meal is coming from, and cannot survive without external food assistance. WFP is scaling up its emergency operations in Yemen to provide food assistance to up to nine million people who urgently need support in one of the world’s worst hunger crises. It is a race against time. WFP calls for immediate funds and unimpeded access to reach those most in need. WFP requires nearly US$363 million from April to September to provide vital assistance in Yemen and urges the international community to help avert famine by providing sufficient resources.

  • 24/04/2017 — Yemen

    A Race Against Time to Save Millions of Lives in Yemen

    Yemen is on the brink of famine with over 17 million people – two-thirds of the country’s population – food insecure. Over 6.8 million people are severely food insecure, do not know where their next meal is coming from, and cannot survive without external food assistance. 

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Publications

  • Yemen - mVAM Monitoring

    Yemen - mVAM Monitoring
    In July 2015, WFP started remote phone-based data collection and food security monitoring in Yemen through the mVAM (mobile Vulnerability Analysis and Mapping) approach. Survey...
  • Yemen - Monthly Market Watch, 2017

    Yemen - Monthly Market Watch, 2017
    Market situation update for May 2017. Key highlights include: Prices of food and fuel commodities slightly rose in May 2017, with much increase on cooking gas...
  • Conducting Mobile Surveys Responsibly: A Field Book for WFP Staff, May 2017

    Conducting Mobile Surveys Responsibly: A Field Book for WFP Staff, May 2017
    The field book outlines the main risks for staff engaged in mobile data collection and helps promote responsible data collection/storage/sharing in the very complex environment...
  • The Market Monitor

    The Market Monitor
    This bulletin provides information on price changes for the most commonly consumed staples and their potential impacts on the cost of the basic food basket. ...

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