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In Brief: More than 1.3 million child labourers in Yemen

In Brief: More than 1.3 million child labourers in Yemen

carolyn.simon@hrc.org January 16, 2013 0

DUBAI 16 January 2013 (IRIN) - The results of the first ever national child labour survey in Yemen suggest the country has more than 1.3 million child labourers, about 17 percent of all

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ETHIOPIA: Jemmal Ahmed, “I survived a deadly trip to Yemen"

ETHIOPIA: Jemmal Ahmed, “I survived a deadly trip to Yemen"

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 21, 2012 0

ADDIS ABABA 21 December 2012 (IRIN) - Jemmal Ahmed, 21, was recently deported back to Ethiopia after a nine-month stay in a prison in Yemen for illegally entering the country a few months

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ETHIOPIA-YEMEN: Jemmal Ahmed, “I survived a deadly trip to Yemen"

ETHIOPIA-YEMEN: Jemmal Ahmed, “I survived a deadly trip to Yemen"

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 21, 2012 0

ADDIS ABABA 21 December 2012 (IRIN) - Jemmal Ahmed, 21, was recently deported back to Ethiopia after a nine-month stay in a prison in Yemen for illegally entering the country a few months

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YEMEN: Wind and solar energy fall short of potential

YEMEN: Wind and solar energy fall short of potential

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 6, 2012 0

SANA’A 06 December 2012 (IRIN) - Thirteen years ago electronics retailer Abdulmajeed al-Wahbani was one of the first people in Yemen to venture into the solar power business. So far the gamble has

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YEMEN: Ali Abdullah al-Moudai – “I’ve tried to save extra money more than 40 times, it’s never possible”

YEMEN: Ali Abdullah al-Moudai – “I’ve tried to save extra money more than 40 times, it’s never possible”

December 6, 2012 0

THULA 06 December 2012 (IRIN) - Ali Abdullah al-Moudai, 28, from the village of Thula, about an hour’s drive from Yemen’s capital Sana’a, is lucky enough to have a reasonably well-paid job. The

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YEMEN: Ali Abdullah al-Moudai – Community liaison officer, Yemen

YEMEN: Ali Abdullah al-Moudai – Community liaison officer, Yemen

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 6, 2012 0

THULA 06 December 2012 (IRIN) - Ali Abdullah al-Moudai, 28, from the village of Thula, about an hour’s drive from Yemen’s capital Sana’a, is lucky enough to have a reasonably well-paid job. The

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YEMEN: New challenges for aid worker security

YEMEN: New challenges for aid worker security

November 14, 2012 0

DUBAI 14 November 2012 (IRIN) - Yemen has long been renowned as a place where foreigners, including aid workers, are at risk of kidnapping. On the brink of civil war last year, and

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Analysis: Dialogue and divisions in Yemen

Analysis: Dialogue and divisions in Yemen

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 6, 2012 0

SANA’A 06 November 2012 (IRIN) - Nearly a year after a Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)-brokered deal set Yemen on a theoretical path towards political transition, the country remains deeply divided amid increasing poverty.

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YEMEN: Sheikhs and shekels – the real cost of patronage

YEMEN: Sheikhs and shekels – the real cost of patronage

carolyn.simon@hrc.org October 12, 2012 0

SANA’A 12 October 2012 (IRIN) - Sheikh Nasser Shareef grimaced as he described the state of public services in his tribal area in Marib Governorate, about 100km east of Yemen’s capital Sana’a. “Very

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Analysis: Where will Yemen’s aid money go?

Analysis: Where will Yemen’s aid money go?

September 28, 2012 0

DUBAI 28 September 2012 (IRIN) - Donors are pledging billions of dollars in aid for Yemen, but there are still many questions about where that aid will go, whether there is a capacity

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