Al-Hamli: Relief for more than 35,000 families affected by the floods
The Secretary-General of the Supreme Council for the Management and Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and International Cooperation, Ibrahim Al-Hamli, reported the disbursement of aid to more than 35,000 families affected by the floods in several governorates..
Al-Hamli explained that a number of flood-affected districts in Al-Jawf, Hajjah, Sa ‘ada and Al-Muhawit governorates were visited and the needs of service projects were seen.
He confirmed the disbursement of aid to more than 35,633 families, presented 85% of the affected families, in coordination with humanitarian partners
The Secretary-General of SCMCHA indicated that 575 million and 276 thousand riyals were distributed as cash assistance to more than seven thousand and 82 families, while emergency, shelter, home and tents assistance were distributed to approximately 30 thousand families
The interventions of SCMCHA and humanitarian partners had contributed to alleviating the suffering of those affected by the floods, in light of the humanitarian crisis experienced by the Yemeni people as a result of the aggression and siege.
Al-Hamli stated that SCMCHA had directed funding towards the implementation of development and service projects to contribute to alleviating human suffering, indicating that the project for the rehabilitation of the main line transporting sewage of Sana ‘a had been initiated through the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) at a cost of $6 million and $400,000.