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Japan Earmarks USD 220,000 of its contribution to ICRC for Yemen

 

National Yemen

From L2R WFP Country Director, Minister of Planing and Int cooperation and Japaneses Ambassador in Yemen.

Press release

The government of Japan has decided to earmark  humanitarian assistance of USD 220,000 for Yemen. The donation is planned for the ICRC to help some of the Yemeni people who faces humanitarian challenges.

The Japanese assistance will be utilized to implement various assistance programs of ICRC. This is considered the second donation in the humanitarian level  to Yemen. In March 2013, the government of Japan assist Yemen with 47.2 million through different UN programs like UNDP, UNHCR, UNICEF, WFP and WHO to help Yemen mitigate the dire humanitarian situation .