The humanitarian impact of the conflict in Yemen has been exacerbated by scarce water resources, weak governance and poor infrastructure – all of which have been further degraded by the conflict. The conflict has had a huge impact on Yemen’s weak agricultural sector leading to severe food insecurity, and impacted projects aiming to protect its remaining biodiverse areas.


Country brief: Yemen

A brief introductory overview of the environmental dimensions of the conflict in Yemen, with facts, figures and further reading.


Twitter: #Yemen

Good intro to the politics of post-conflict reconstruction, using #Syria & #Yemen as egs. Both will require a great deal of attention on environmental problems caused or exacerbated by the fighting but in the face of politicisation that seems unlikely

The War After the War

Post-conflict reconstruction is inherently political, involving a struggle for power and influence.

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