Yemen Red Crescent Society

Yemen: Red Crescent volunteers mobilized during Eid al-Adha

Yemen: Red Crescent volunteers mobilized during Eid al-Adha

In Yemen, the festival of Eid al-Adha sees families celebrating together on the streets and in public parks. In response to overcrowding, the Yemen Red Crescent Society erected first-aid tents in two major public parks in Sana’a, Sab’een and Thawra parks.

Yemen Red Crescent on climate-change front line

Yemen Red Crescent on climate-change front line

Abdul Azayn says he feels safer since the government, helped by local people using only shovels, recently completed an earthwork to protect his village alongside Wadi Murr from the kind of flash flood that last autumn claimed the lives of two neighbours.

Yemen floods: remembering a forgotten disaster

Yemen floods: remembering a forgotten disaster

Increased donor support is vital to allow the Yemen Red Crescent to bring continued assistance to the survivors of flash floods, caused by torrential rains which lasted 36 hours and which killed more than 70 people and left 20,000 to 25,000 people homeles

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Head Office, Building N° 10 ,Al
Qa'a District, Near Minister's Office,
26 September Street

Postal Address:

P.O. Box 1257

Contact Information:

Tel: (967) (1) 283132/3
Fax: (967) (1) 293228
Telex: 3124 HILAL YE

Language of correspondence: Arabic or English


  • Honorary President: Dr. Abdulkarim AL ERYANI
  • President: Dr. Mohammed Ahmed AL AKABAB
  • Vice-President: Dr. Ahmed Mohammed QATABI
  • Secretary General: Mr Fouad Mohammed AL-MAKTHY
  • Disaster Management Officer: Mr Mohamed SOLAN
  • Focal point for Gender : Dr. Merfat MUGALLY
  • Health officer: Mr Mohamed FAKEEH
  • HR and Finance Officer: Mr Tamim ALQUBATI
  • Program Coordinator: Dr. Fuad AL-SABRI
  • Under Secretary General for Disaster and Relief: Dr. Abdullah Hamoud ALKHAMISSI
  • Under Secretary General for Finances: Dr. Mohamed Mohsen ALI

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Yemen - MDRYE004 DREF Operation
8 June 2013
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Yemen - Annual Report
7 June 2013
Yemen - Food Insecurity (MDRYE003)
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