Yemen is part of the Secretary General's initiative to accelerate progress towards achieving MDG 4 and 5 by 2015.
Maternal mortality is expected to rise ....
Population & Development
The population growth is an underlying cause of many of the problems the country faces, such as the depletion of water resources, malnutrition, slow economic growth, insufficient education and insufficient ....
Gender inequality is considered to be a major obstacle to reducing population growth and the maternal mortality ratio in Yemen.
The illiteracy rate .....
Political instability, natural disasters, growing social unrest and the influx of refugees make the country prone to humanitarian crises.
In the last five years, several armed ....
Top News & StoriesFind the latest News and Stories of UNFPA - Yemen
May 2013 GBV trainings for health service providers and Police Personnel
March 2013 Marking International Day of Midwives in Yemen
March 2013 On International Women Day :Women issues discussed with Media
March 2013 “How to Respond to Sexual and Gender Based Violence” Workshop
January 2013 UNFPA & BRITISH COUNCIL TO DELIVER SPRINGBOARD PROGRAMME IN DIFFERENT GOVERNORATES IN YEMEN
October 2012 Eight million Euros for Reproductive Health in Yemen
September 2012 Preparing for 2014-Census in Yemen
August 2012 Marking the International Youth Day
August 2012 UNFPA Interventions with Abyan’s IDPs