Meeting Summary

Project: Middle East and North Africa Programme

Chatham House

This paper is a summary of the discussions which took place during the launch of Oxfam's report Yemen: Fragile Lives in Hungry Times held at Chatham House on 27 September 2011.

The event discussed the rapid worsening of living conditions in Yemen, outlining some of the major drivers of poverty and malnutrition, and emphasised the acute need for international humanitarian aid, suggesting systematic approaches that could lead to a more effective engagement of donor communities.

Yemen Forum