Humanitarian

Sunday 27 March 2016

ENDING YEMEN’S CONFLICT NOW A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH FOR MILLIONS OF CHILDREN

One year since the conflict in Yemen escalated, 90% of children are now in need of emergency humanitarian aid and the desperate plight of 10 million children is still being largely ignored, Save the Children said today.

Monday 15 February 2016

Yemen’s forgotten children

Ten months on since the escalation in this pointless, protracted and bloody conflict has left the Middle East’s already poorest and most under-developed country now witnessing the world’s largest humanitarian crisis with 21.2 million people – or 82% of the population - now in need of emergency humanitarian assistance, including close to 10 million children.

Sunday 31 January 2016

YEMEN - THE DESPERATE PLIGHT OF NEARLY 10 MILLION CHILDREN STILL LARGELY IGNORED

The scale of suffering in Yemen is staggering.

Thursday 10 December 2015

SAVE THE CHILDREN WELCOMES THE PEACE TALKS NEXT WEEK

8th Dec 2015-Yemen, With three children being killed in Yemen every day, Save the Children welcomes the news that long overdue peace talks will resume next week alongside a possible temporary ceasefire. Edward Santiago, Country Director for Save the Children in Yemen, said:

Sunday 20 September 2015

ONE IN FIVE DISPLACED YEMENI CHILDREN REPORT ABUSE AS DEADLY CONFLICT INTENSIFIES – SAVE THE CHILDREN REPORT

 

Since the beginning of the bloody civil war in March 2015, an estimated 19 per cent of Yemeni children have been subjected to violence and abuse, with a further 17 per cent living in abandoned schools, and six per cent surviving on the streets or staying in make-shift shelters, according to a new report by Save the Children.

 

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