EU pledges additional €116 million at Yemen Pledging Conference in Geneva for urgent needs of civilians
EU News 83/2017
Brussels, 25 April 2017
The European Commission is announcing today at the United Nations in Geneva its intention to release further support of €116 million for those in need in Yemen.
The support includes €46 million of emergency humanitarian aid and €70 million to support resilience and early recovery in 2017.
The country has become one of the world's largest humanitarian crises after 2 years of conflict with 18.8 million people, almost 70% of the Yemeni population in need of assistance.
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