Humanitarian aid; support to WFP operations in Yemen 2019
Development cooperation , 12.12.2019

Humanitarian aid; support to WFP operations in Yemen 2019

Description

Over 80 % of the population in Yemen is in need of humanitarian assistance. Yemen is facing the world's largest food security crisis and 24 million people require humanitarian aid. Approximately 20 million people are food insecure or malnourished. The UN humanitarian appeal for Yemen is 4,2 billion USD for 2019 – a 35 % increase from 2018. WFP needs 2,3 billion USD for the year 2019. The funding gap for the following six months is 663 million USD.

Funding decision  12.12.2019

1 682 743 €

Target country

Yemen

Field of activity

  • Emergency food assistance 100%

Type of aid

Contributions to specific-purpose programmes and funds managed by international organisations (multilateral, INGO)

Funding channel

Maailman ruokaohjelma

Contact

keo-70

Code for the object of funding

85000909

ID

UHA2019-008268

Modified

19.12.2019