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publication August 10, 2020

Yemen Monthly Economic Update- June 2020

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

The country’s socio-economic conditions are deteriorating, affected by the COVID-19 outbreak, downsizing of humanitarian operations, and currency volatility. Severe fuel shortages in the northern governorates jeopardize COVID-19 responses and delivery of humanitarian assistance.