Yemen is the poorest Arab country and after the 2011 upheavals it is facing great challenges beside and the current war. Due to poverty, a weak civil society, and an outdated pedagogical approach women with youth are often left on their own to facing the life and they are deprived of the right to live a decent life. This programme seeks to instill vision in the women and youth it serves by providing training in essential life skills, health, and social issues & Supporting stopped businesses
Poverty Yemen is the poorest Arab country and one of the least developed countries in the world, ranking 154th of the 173 countries listed in the Human Development Report 2011. According to the UNDP, 41.8% live below the poverty line. Human and children's rights are not integrated in Yemeni society.
The main objective of the project: Empowering 200 vulnerable youth & women in the following areas: 1- Economic empowerment and providing a source of income. 2-Supporting stopped businesses due to the current situation in Yemen 3- Health education and awareness. 3- Awareness of civil rights. 4- Social Empowerment.
The project will provide suitable financial grants for the targeted youth & women in order to establish or relaunch their own businesses which had stopped due to the current situation in Yemen, in addition they will have the training materials in order to ensure full use of the project materials, and social participation will enhance the sustainability of the impact of the project in the future.