Humanitarian aid; support to WFP operations in Yemen
Development cooperation , 27.02.2018

Humanitarian aid; support to WFP operations in Yemen

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 22.2 million people require humanitarian aid. Over 17.8 million people are food insecure or malnourished, of whome 8.4 millionacutely so - 24 % more than in 2017. UN humanitarian appeal for Yemen is 2,5 billion USD for 2018 - 7 % increase from 2017. WFP needs 322 million USD for next 6 months.

Funding decision  27.02.2018

1 000 000 €

Target country

Yemen

Field of activity

  • Emergency food aid 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

UHA2018-000772

Modified

04.04.2018