CERF provides $8.5 million for Yemen humanitarian response
22 July 2011: Civil unrest in Yemen led the Emergency Relief Coordinator to allocate $8.5 million to support the humanitarian response in July. As ongoing unrest escalated into open conflict there was widespread displacement of the civilian population. The crisis disrupted basic social services and caused dramatic increases in essential commodity prices, putting additional strain on an already vulnerable population.
CERF has allocated $6.2 million to humanitarian agencies in Yemen
17 May 2011: CERF provides over $2 million for humanitarian needs following civil unrest in Yemen.