Security Council Resolution 2393 was adopted, renewing the provisions of Resolution 2165 for an additional 12 months. This will enable UNFPA to continue supporting people in need, working with implementing partners...

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On 1 December 2017, tensions between Houthi rebels and the General People’s Congress flared up, sparking fierce fighting in Sana’a City and other areas of Yemen leading to the assassination of former President Ali...

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Highlights of the month: First Official Visit of UNFPA Executive Director to Jordan; the Strategy to Address the Needs of Syrian Adolescent Girls in Syria was launched

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On 6 November, ‘temporary’ closure of all of Yemen’s airports, seaports and land crossings took effect, disrupting the delivery of humanitarian assistance to 27 million people. UNFPA and all humanitarian actors called...

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Highlights of the month: UNFPA is enhancing media coverage on reproductive health issues in Syria. UNFPA is supporting more safe spaces for women and girls crossing the Turkish border.

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Yemen is now the world’s largest humanitarian crisis, including the fastest growing cholera epidemic ever recorded, and the world’s largest food emergency. Some 20 million people require humanitarian assistance, seven...

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UNFPA's strategic priorities in its humanitarian response to the Yemen crisis include the following: Availability of life-saving reproductive health drugs, supplies and equipment to health facilities; mobile...

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UNFPA's humanitarian response to the crisis in Yemen includes: Provision of emergency SGBV kits and supplies: Medical supplies including post-rape treatment kits are distributed to selected health government and...

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UNFPA's response to the crisis in Yemen includes: Providing emergency reproductive health kits and life-saving emergency obstetric care medicines and equipment to health facilities: These supplies help in saving...

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Highlights of the month: Several youth initiatives held in Syria. Jordan Cross-Border works to localize reproductive health services. Some 401,562 reproductive health services were delivered to Syrians, and 21,892...

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