Yemeni chronicles
Indiscriminate bombings and chronic shortages of supplies and staff have led to the closure of more than half of Yemen's health facilities.

Recent outbreaks of diseases such as cholera and diphtheria and an upsurge in fighting have exacerbated the already dire humanitarian situation in Yemen. More than three million people have been displaced since the war started in 2015. With an estimated 20 million in need of humanitarian assistance, our activities in Yemen are among our most extensive worldwide. We work in 13 hospitals and health centres in 12 governorates and support 20 public health facilities across the country.

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YEMEN - 3 Questions to Mercedes TATAY - ENGLISH
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3 questions to understand what's the humanitarian situation in Yemen

Yemen

3 questions in 3 minutes to understand the humanitarian situation in Yemen

March 2018

Dr Mercedes Tatay, MSF International Medical Secretary, back from Yemen gives a round up of the medical and humanitarian situation, MSF's activities and the global aid response.

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