3 Years of War
In addition to experiencing a large scale humanitarian crisis, Yemen has been witnessing conflict since March 26, 2015. Since the, the situation in the country has rapidly moved towards a humanitarian tragedy.
The humanitarian situation in Yemen is disastrous, and the needs of the people who have been affected by conflict are increasing every day. After almost three years of intense conflict, an estimated 22.2 million people in Yemen need humanitarian aid to survive – more than any other country in the world. Islamic Relief launched an emergency response within 72 hours of the conflict erupting on March 26 2015. Our emergency and development response, which includes food aid, water and sanitation, health care orphan and child welfare, NFIS and livelihoods has benefited more than 2.1 million people in 2017
Islamic Relief Worldwide (2017), 3 Years of War, Birmingham, United Kingdom