What is happening in Yemen today? Yemen is known as home to the largest humanitarian crisis globally.
With more than 24 million people and 12 million being children, this represents approximately 80% of the population in need of humanitarian assistance. Yemen has been facing a crisis since it escalated in March 2015, and now they are facing an emergency within an emergency due to COVID-19. With shortages of sanitation and clean water, limited health facilities and
damages/closures of schools, the entire community is being affected.