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The UK is supporting efforts to bring all parties back to the negotiating table to achieve an inclusive political solution that delivers a peaceful future for the people of Yemen. Reducing conflict will ease the humanitarian crisis and allow the government and partners to focus on reconstruction and development. DFID is leading the international community to do more to respond to the Yemen crisis. This includes working with UN agencies, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and other donors, to respond to urgent humanitarian needs, including the risk of a renewed cholera outbreak. By providing lifesaving humanitarian support; working with legitimate organisations to deliver basic services; providing an opportunity for the poor to secure paid work; and coordinating with the UN and other donors, UK aid is supporting the most vulnerable, helping to build resilience and doing this as effectively and efficiently as possible. The UK Government will continue to provide direct support to the UN Special Envoy’s team, including to facilitate an effective and inclusive peace process. We are supporting UN Women to bring women’s voices - and those of other under-represented groups - into the political process.

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Implementing Partners (Beta) Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development (ACTED) (1) ¦ CANADEM (2) ¦ CARE International UK (1) ¦ Crown Agents Limited (1) ¦ Danish Refugee Council (2) ¦ Department for International Development (46) ¦ Disasters Emergency Committee (1) ¦ International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) (1) ¦ International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) (1) ¦ International Organization for Migration (IOM) (1) ¦ Norwegian Refugee Council (3) ¦ Oxfam GB (1) ¦ Palladium International Ltd (UK) (2) ¦ Satellite Applications Catapult Ltd (1) ¦ Save the Children UK (1) ¦ Search for Common Ground (SFCG) (1) ¦ Social Fund for Development (SFD) (1) ¦ United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) (1) ¦ United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) (1) ¦ United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) (1) ¦ United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) (1) ¦ United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) (2) ¦ World Food Programme (WFP) (2) ¦


Children under five and pregnant women reached through DFID's nutrition-relevant programmes

2011/12 - 2015/16 , Source


Children supported by DFID in primary and lower secondary education

2011/12 - 2015/16 , Source


Unique people reached with one or more water, sanitation or hygiene promotion intervention

2011/12 - 2015/16 , Source


Sectors groups as a percentage of country budgets according to the Development Assistance Committee's classifications.


Project budget total by year approved at the project level to date.