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Yemen

OCHA - Yemen: Situation Report - Highlights (March 5, 2020)

  • Medical airbridge launched
  • UN calls for protection of civilians as war casualties spike in Marib, Al Jawf and Sana’a governorates
  • Humanitarian community reaffirms commitment to Yemen amid concerns on shrinking operating space
  • Aid agencies brace to contain cholera ahead of the rainy season
  • YHF allocates a record $109.4 million to support gaps in the HRP’s first and second line response

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Key Figures

  • People in Need

    24,000,000 No change since February 19, 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • People Targeted for Assistance

    15,600,000 27% decrease since February 19, 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    12,240,000 No change since May 31, 2019

    Source: UNICEF
  • People in Food Crisis/Emergency (IPC phase 3+)

    1,246,500 92% decrease since December 7, 2018

    Source: IPC
  • Children Suffering from Severe Acute Malnutrition

    310,901 28% increase since October 31, 2019

    Source: UNICEF
  • Cholera Suspected Cases (since Jan 2018)

    262,722 10% increase since January 18, 2020

    Source: WHO