Delegation of the European Union to the Kyrgyz Republic

Enhancing Rural Resilience through the Creation of a Community Health Workers Network in Yemen

23/09/2019 - 12:21
Public Health and Social Protection

Provide basic quality health and nutrition services to children in Yemen, even in remote areas, and to improve community resilience, support poor households in seeking care and reduce inequities between urban and rural areas

Community Health Workers in Yemen

Specific Objectives of the Action 

  • Training of female health workers, covering incenties, providing medical equipment and supplies so they can go back to their communities to offer basic preventive and curative health and nutrition services at the household level within their communities

EU Contribution 

31,700,000

Duration 

December 2015-August 2021

Implementing Partners 

UNICEF 

Funding Instrument 

Development and Cooperation Instrument 

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