Violence in Yemen
Ongoing violence in Yemen has resulted in 20 million people-80% of the population-in need of humanitarian assistance. Yemen currently has the greatest level of humanitarian needs in the world.
10 Million People are at Risk of Losing Access to Water
You can help by supporting CARE's work in Yemen and other poor countries around the world.
CARE has been continuously active in Yemen since 1993, in projects that work towards reducing poverty. These have evolved from basic relief efforts and reconstruction after the civil war in 1994, to long-term projects.
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, natural resource management, emergency response and relief assistance to refugees.
In addition, CARE is working in Yemen to help refugees fleeing violence in Syria.
Latest News from Yemen
Food Crisis in Yemen
Yemen is one of the poorest countries in the world, and the poorest in the Middle East. Currently, the people of Yemen are suffering from a severe hunger crisis, which has been intensified by conflict and instability.