Resource Centre

  • Achieving True Early Action: A summary of Save the Children's learning from 3 pilot projects to mitigate slow onset food and nutrition crises (2014-2017)

    In many countries, resilience and development gains continue to be undermined by recurrent, predictable slow onset food and nutrition crises. Despite early warning signs, the humanitarian community is slow to react, only after lives and livelihoods already ...

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  • Yemen Humanitarian Response Situation Report- Updated Monthly

    Yemen is facing the largest humanitarian emergency in the world. Since March 2015, the conflict has spread to 21 of Yemen’s 22 governorates, prompting a large-scale protection crisis and aggravating an already severe humanitarian situation brought ...

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  • Annual Report of the Secretary-General on Children and Armed Conflict (CAAC) 2017

    The 2017 Secretary-General on Children and Armed Conflict Report reveals an alarming increase in grave violations against children—21,000 verified occurences in the last year alone (compared to 15,500 in 2016). Children in conflict areas in the Central ...

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  • The Impact of the Currency Depreciation on the Yemeni Population

    The economic collapse is Yemen’s silent killer; many Yemenis are struggling just to survive. Parents tell our staff how they’re skipping meals or are going up to two days without food to give what little they have to their children. It’s a common ...

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  • Joint Statement ahead of the Geneva Consultations on 6 September 2018 by INGOs in Yemen

    Enclosed is a joint statement by the humanitarian organisations operating in Yemen welcoming the consultation meeting in Geneva and calling for an inclusive peace process in the nation. 

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  • Family Planning and Postabortion Care in Emergencies in Yemen

    This fact sheet provides details on Save the Children's family planning and postabortion care programming in Yemen.

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  • Evaluation of the Local to Global Programme 2013-15

    This evaluation of Save the Children Sweden’s Sida-funded “Local to Global” (LtoG) programme was undertaken to examine the extent to which the LtoG approach of doing simultaneous advocacy work at local, national and global levels has contributed ...

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  • Local to Global: Working for change

    Local to Global, developed by Save the Children Sweden, is a programme that began in 2013 as part of the wider Save the Children EVERY ONE Campaign. The campaign aimed to drastically reduce millions of child and maternal deaths from preventable causes. ...

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  • Nutrition and Mortality Assessment Report: Emergency WASH & Nutrition for conflict-affected people in Yemen

    Yemen is the poorest country in the Middle East and ranks 154 of 187 countries on the Human Development Index. High levels of poverty, poor education and poor health outcomes have been worsened by the protracted conflict that began in March 2015 and ...

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  • "Every Day Things are Getting Worse" The Impact on Children of Attacks on Health Care in Yemen

    The ongoing conflict in Yemen, that escalated sharply in March 2015, has led to the near collapse of the country’s already fragile health care system. The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reported that as of ...

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  • No Justice for Yemen's Children: The case for listing the Saudi Arabia-led Coalition for grave violations

    As the UN prepares to release its annual report on child rights violations in conflict, this briefing by Save the Children and Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict lays out the pattern of grave violations against children committed by the Saudi-led ...

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  • Joint Education Needs Assessment Report: Aden, Yemen

    Yemen has witnessed decades of political unrest with the “Yemeni Spring” in 2011 marking a significant turning point in the country’s fortunes with increasing insecurity and instability. On the 26th March 2015, at the request of the Government ...

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  • Young and on the Move: Children and youth in mixed migration flows within and from the Horn of Africa

    The purpose of this study is to provide an updated overview of children and youth as specific (albeit non-homogenous) groups in mixed migration flows within, through and from the Horn of Africa. The report does not purport to be exhaustive, but rather ...

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  • Futures on the Line: Yemen's children missing an education

    The humanitarian situation in Yemen has deteriorated month on month since the current armed conflict escalated in March 2015. Today 21.2 million people (or 82% of the population) are in need of humanitarian assistance, including nearly 10 million children ...

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  • E-vouchers in Yemen: Field experiences and lessons learned

    This presentation covers Yemen’s experience in transitioning from paper vouchers to electronic vouchers in the initial e-voucher pilot programme. The aim of the programme was to improve food security and resilience in 150 communities across Sana’a ...

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  • Yemen: Education Cluster Strategy 2016-2017

    The conflict in Yemen has taken a severe toll on civilians. The escalation of the conflict beginning in March 2015 has “severely exacerbated Yemen’s pre-existing humanitarian crisis” and resulted in a drastic change of the education situation in ...

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  • Vulnerability And Needs Assessments for Lahj and Taiz, Nov-Dec 2016

    This vulnerability and needs assessment was carried out in Lahj and Taiz Governorates in South Yemen during November-December 2016. The overall objective was to assess the vulnerability and needs of the populations in Lahj and Taiz Governorates to determine ...

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  • Yemen's Children Suffering in Silence

       As a direct result of the ongoing and often brutal armed conflict during the past year, children’s lives in Yemen have been torn apart. Girls and boys are now facing daily challenges to both survive the conflict and access enough food, safe drinking ...

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  • Global Report on Internal Displacement 2016

    The heightened focus on the hundreds of thousands of refugees, asylum seekers, and migrants who have put their lives at risk to reach Europe has also awakened attention to the phenomenon of displacement. The Global Report on Internal Displacement (GRID) ...

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  • Adapting a Resilience Improvement Programme in Conflict: Experiences from Yemen

    When fighting broke out in Yemen’s Dhamar and Sana’a governorates in March 2015, Save the Children quickly had to transform the objectives of their resilience-building programme to meet urgent humanitarian needs through an emergency food-assistance ...

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