Large Funding Gap Contributing To Lack Of Health Care, WASH Access For 15.2M In Yemen, WHO Says

U.N. News Centre: Yemen faces dire health crisis with major funding gap and 15.2 million lacking care, U.N. warns
“More than 15.2 million Yemenis now lack access to health care services, well over half the war-torn country’s total population, yet there is a 55 percent gap in requested international funding to address the crisis, according to the United Nations health agency. … The WHO needs $83 million to address Yemen’s health care crisis but has so far received only $37 million…” (12/2).

The KFF Daily Global Health Policy Report summarized news and information on global health policy from hundreds of sources, from May 2009 through December 2020. All summaries are archived and available via search.

KFF Headquarters: 185 Berry St., Suite 2000, San Francisco, CA 94107 | Phone 650-854-9400
Washington Offices and Barbara Jordan Conference Center: 1330 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 | Phone 202-347-5270 | Email Alerts: | |

The independent source for health policy research, polling, and news, KFF is a nonprofit organization based in San Francisco, California.