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Challenges in using micro-credit to help Yemen’s poor

Challenges in using micro-credit to help Yemen’s poor

March 21, 2013 0

SANA’A 21 March 2013 (IRIN) - Yemen has been a regional pioneer in micro-credit but are these loans lifting people about of poverty? >

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Middle East food security tracking tool launched

Middle East food security tracking tool launched

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 8, 2013 0

DUBAI 08 March 2013 (IRIN) - Aid workers and policy makers looking for easy access to malnutrition data in Yemen or how rainfall tends to vary in Syria can now turn to a

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Challenges abound as aid reaches Yemen’s south

Challenges abound as aid reaches Yemen’s south

January 21, 2013 0

DUBAI 21 January 2013 (IRIN) - Assistance is increasing to Yemen’s southern governorate of Abyan, as it emerges from war and tens of thousands of people return home. But the aid scale-up comes

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Analysis: Aid money unspent as Yemen’s transition process drags on

Analysis: Aid money unspent as Yemen’s transition process drags on

January 17, 2013 0

LONDON 17 January 2013 (IRIN) - The transitional peace process in Yemen is struggling to move forward and billions of dollars of aid assistance is going untapped, according to UK Minister of State

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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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