Ensuring rights and choices for all


The expanded maternity wing at Al Thawra Hospital, Hodeida

28 November 2018

UNFPA expands emergency obstetric care services at Al Thawra Hospital in Hodeida

UNFPA establishes an expanded maternity wing at Al Thawra Hospital; the only referral hospital in Hodeida.

14 November 2018

1,500 pregnant women at risk of death as main hospital in Hodeidah becomes inaccessible

An estimated 1,500 who are likely to encounter complications during pregnancy and childbirth might be at risk as the city’s only hospital that can provide emergency care becomes inaccessible.

Some 1.1 million pregnant and lactating women are acutely malnourished, heightening the risk of life-threatening complications during pregnancy and labour. © UNFPA Yemen

9 November 2018

Looming famine threatens the lives of 2 million pregnant women in Yemen

Two million pregnant and lactating women are at risk of death if famine strikes.



Highlights of UNFPA's response in October 2018. 
Overview of UNFPA's humanitarian response in Yemen for 2018

Social Updates


No content available


No vacancies currently available