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The World Bank is installing solar systems in hard-to-reach areas, in particular in schools and health facilities.

Yemenis Support

The war has taken a heavy toll on Yemen’s infrastructure while fighting the coronavirus outbreak and other major diseases.

COVID-19 health worker in Yemen


Marina Wes

Country Director, Egypt, Yemen and Djibouti

Raja Bentaouet Kattan

Country Manager for Yemen

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