UN Official Appeals for Stronger Support for Yemen

United Nations Undersecretary for Humanitarian Affairs John Holmes has urged international donors to up their aid for internally displaced person in conflict-torn Yemen, according to

. According to the U.N., more than 160,000 were forced out of their homes by the ongoing conflict between rebels and the army in the Asian country.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.