Children face 'immediate risk of death' as famine looms in Yemen

Yemen's population is on the brink of an all-out food crisis as funding shortages, insecurity and overall logistics challenges make aid delivery a gargantuan task. The collapse of the country's economy and ongoing fighting portend for no relief in sight.

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  • Elizabeth Dickinson

    Elizabeth Dickinson is a former associate editor at Devex. Based in the Middle East, she has previously served as Gulf correspondent for The National, assistant managing editor at Foreign Policy, and Nigeria correspondent at The Economist. Her writing also appeared in The New Yorker, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Politico Magazine, and Newsweek, among others.