UNDP Official: Aid Agencies in Yemen Need Help

Relief organizations helping the thousands of displaced people in Saada, Yemen, need immediate humanitarian support to be able to continue their lifesaving operations, Amat Al Alim Al Soswa, assistant secretary-general and director of the United Nations Development Program’s Arab States Bureau, said after visiting the country. Al Soswa was in Yemen last week to discuss the situation of displaced people and relationships of UNDP and the U.N. with local organizations.

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    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.