Yemeni chronicles
After five years of war, chronic shortages of supplies and staff have led to the collapse of Yemen’s health system.

The 2020 COVID-19 outbreak in Yemen came after diseases such as cholera and diphtheria had already reappeared in the country.

A recent upsurge in fighting has exacerbated the dire situation in Yemen. With huge numbers of people unable to access even basic healthcare, our activities in the country are among our most extensive worldwide.

Our teams in Yemen responded to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic that devastated parts of the country.

 
Behind the conflict in Yemen: Balqees and Taha Story
Yemen

Behind the conflict in Yemen

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In 2019
 
Daily life in Saada city
Yemen

Aerial bombardments in Sa'ada

Project Update 20 Jun 2019
 
Cholera response in Khamer, Amran hospital
Yemen

Endemic in Yemen, cholera still hits Yemenis hard

Project Update 5 Jun 2019
 
Medical activities in Hodeidah, Al Salakhana  hospital
Yemen

A day treating wounded in Yemen's Al Salakhana hospital

Project Update 30 May 2019
 
MSF Mother and Child Hospital - Taiz
Yemen

Complicated delivery: The Yemeni mothers and children dying without medical care

Report 24 Apr 2019
 
TESTIMONY (INT): Eftekar, Patient at Taiz Houban hospital - Mother and Child in Yemen
Yemen

Mothers and children left to die in Yemen without access to medical care

Press Release 24 Apr 2019
 
MSF Aden trauma hospital
Yemen

Medical admissions in Aden suspended after patient kidnapped and killed

Press Release 4 Apr 2019
 
MSF supported cholera treatment center in Al-Sadaqa hospital, Aden, Yemen
Yemen

MSF treats exponential increase in cholera cases since start of 2019

Press Release 27 Mar 2019
 
Intense fighting in Taiz Houban
Yemen

People unable to access lifesaving care amid heavy fighting in Taiz city

Statement 24 Mar 2019
 
Landmines in Taiz and Hodeidah governorates
Yemen

Humanitarian crisis in Yemen fuelled by main donor governments’ involvement in the war

Statement 26 Feb 2019
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