UNICEF welcomes Canada’s support for Yemen children and urges world leaders to do more
Publication Date: 2019-02-26
At least 11.3 million – 80 percent of all children in the country – need humanitarian assistance
UNICEF Canada welcomes the Government of Canada’s announcement of new humanitarian funding of $46.7 million in response to the humanitarian needs of people in Yemen. This was announced earlier today at the Yemen Pledging Conference by the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development.
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