US$150 Million

The new project aims at restoring basic services in 19 cities hardest hit by the ongoing conflict.

Water in Yemen - Moohialdin Alzekri | World Bank
MENA Economic Monitor

Although official statistics are not available, evidence suggests that Yemen’s GDP contracted by 37.5 percent since 2015.

Press Release

New emergency grant to support health, water and sanitation services to boost treatment of cholera and prevent future outbreaks.

A doctor applying IV fluid to a woman who is suffering from suspected cholera in Aden, Yemen - Mutaz Fuad  | World Bank


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Nov 15, 2017

An overview of the World Bank projects in Yemen

This brochure offers an overview of the World Bank's projects in Yemen in 2017.

Syrian refugee children look through a sheet at the Nour Beach House in Chekka, Lebanon - © UNHCR/Shawn Baldwin
Oct 11, 2017

MENA Economic Monitor, October 2017: Refugees in MENA, Meeting the ...

The pickup in economic activity in the region that started in mid-2016 is expected to moderate in 2017 due to slower growth in oil ...

Sep 07, 2017

Beyond Scarcity: Water Security in the Middle East and North Africa

The report explores how countries can anticipate and act to strengthen water security.

Jul 10, 2017

The Economic and Social Consequences of the Conflict in Syria

The report provides detailed picture of the conflict’s impact on Syria’s population, economy, infrastructure and consequences.

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