On 23 April, a boy holds a large piece of exploded artillery shell, which landed in the area during a blast, in the village of Al Mahjar, a suburb of Sana’a, the capital. Another boy stands nearby.

By 12 May 2015 in Yemen, escalating conflict continued to exact a heavy toll on children and their families. Some 300,000 people have been internally displaced. Casualties have reached 1,527, including 115 children, and 6,266 people have been injured, including 172 children. Prior to the current crisis, 15.9 million people – including 7.9 million children – were already in need of humanitarian assistance. Despite the challenging operating conditions, UNICEF is scaling up its humanitarian response, including in the areas of nutrition, water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH), health, child protection and education. Support since the start of the current conflict has included providing access to clean water to 604,360 people and access to antenatal, delivery and postnatal care to 3,386 pregnant women; distributing hygiene kits to 16,662 families; and sharing educational messaging on health, hygiene and protection to 38,000 people. UNICEF has appealed for US$88.1 million to cover these and other responses through December 2015; 87 per cent remains unfunded to date.

也門處於崩潰邊緣 該國兒童面臨危機

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(只提供英文版本)SANA’A/AMMAN/ HONG KONG, 29 March 2016 – A brutal conflict and a fast-deteriorating humanitarian situation are devastating the lives of millions of children in Yemen and have brought the country to the point of collapse. A UNICEF report “Children on the Brink” highlights the heavy toll that the violence in Yemen is having[...]
In October 2015, Rafik is pictured playing football with one leg t Al Zubairi school in Sana’a. He lost his other leg while playing football in Sa’ada. A bomb fell close by injuring him and killing his best friend 8 years ago. School buildings at the Al Zubairi school in Sana’a being used to take shelter by 34 displaced families fleeing from Sa’ada.  This game is organised by UNICEF as part of its child friendly space programme.

來自也門沙那的美斯

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也門沙那/香港,2016年1月25日—人人熟悉的足球巨星美斯(Lionel Messi)成長於阿根廷中部,但很少人知道他患有生長激素缺乏症(Growth Hormone Deficiency)。13歲時,他移居至西班牙,並加入巴塞隆拿,因為他們答應為他付清醫藥開支。從此,一位球壇新星誕生了,並名留青史。
School buildings at the Al Zubairi school in Sana’a being used by 34 displaced families from Sa’ada. These families fled because of the intense fighting in the city.

在也門,以課室為家

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IBB, Yemen/ HONG KONG, 18 January 2016 – For 37-year-old Mariyam, survival is a daily challenge. The days pass slowly, but it’s the evenings when pain and panic grip her. Her 13 children look to her for food, but there is none to offer. Her husband manages to bring back some leftovers from restaurants, but even that is not enough to fee[...]