Yemen

CARE has been continuously active in Yemen since 1993, in projects that work towards reducing poverty. CARE’s work in Yemen has a common focus on community self-help and women’s empowerment, including women’s literacy, water management, capacity building of local organizations, emergency response, and relief assistance to refugees. 

In addition, CARE is working in Yemen to help refugees fleeing violence in Syria.

1/18/18

Working for peace in Yemen in 2018

CARE Yemen Communications Assistant Abdulhakim Al-Ansi recounts his experience returning to Yemen since war broke out in his country and his hopes for the future.

 

1/18/18

A daily struggle to survive in Yemen

Noor*, 25, lives in a small village in northwest Yemen. Noor, as millions of people in Yemen, struggles on a daily basis to survive.

1/18/18

My Wish List for Yemen

CARE Yemen Communications Assistant Hind Abbas remembers better days in Yemen and shares her hopes for the future.

 

1/16/18

INGO Joint Statement on the complete opening of Hudaydah Port

Seventeen aid agencies working in Yemen are urging for the complete and unconditional opening of Hudaydah port to allow for the uninterrupted flow of food and fuel.

12/21/17

NPR: ‘A Hideous Milestone In The 21st Century’: Cholera Cases In Yemen Pass 1 Million

Johan Mooij, CARE Yemen’s country director, was quoted in an NPR story about the staggering numbers of cholera cases in war-torn Yemen, in which the resulting devastation has turned it into one of the worst humanitarian crisis in the world. 

12/19/17

Millions of lives still at risk after 1,000 days of war in Yemen, warns CARE

SANA'A (Dec. 19, 2017) – After 1,000 days of conflict in Yemen with no end in sight, the international aid organization CARE is concerned at how the world’s largest humanitarian crisis has unfolded.

11/22/17

TIME: Yemen Could Be Out of Food in Six Weeks, Aid Official Warns

Johan Mooij, CARE’s country director in Yemen, told TIME about CARE’s efforts to deliver aid to millions of people in Yemen, the site of the world's worst humanitarian crisis, worsened by a recent Saudi-led blockade.  

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