Twenty-seven year old Hanan from Ibb receiving the equivalent of US$27.50. Copyright: WFP/Fares Khoailed

Yemeni Families Get A WFP Cash Injection

WFP Yemen’s innovative emergency safety net activities are designed to ‘top up’ food gaps for severely vulnerable households. This month, WFP began using cash transfers in areas where markets function and are easily accessible to beneficiaries.


The situation in Yemen is characterised by large-scale displacement, civil conflict, food insecurity, high food prices, endemic poverty, diminishing resources, and influxes of refugees and migrants.