UNFPA Response in Yemen - Monthly situation report #08 - August 2017

No. of pages: 2

Publication date: September 2017

Author: UNFPA

UNFPA's response in Yemen has so far reached nearly 1.5 million people with reproductive health and gender-based violence services.

Eighty midwives were trained during August, across four governorates to strengthen their knowledge and skills for improved quality and timeliness in the provision of maternal healthcare in remote and conflictaffected governorates.

In raising awareness on gender-based violence, 26 theater plays were conducted across four governorates along with a television series on prevention of gender-based violence.