Today, Wednesday, the legitimate Yemeni government revealed the catastrophic situation in the liberated districts of Hajjah Governorate (northwest of Yemen).
The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Human Rights, Majed Fadhil, said that 6000 male and female students in the liberated districts of Hajjah governorate receive their education in an environment that is not suitable for education and does not meet the lowest standards of quality or safety, after the Iranian-backed Houthi militia completely destroyed 13 schools, 6 schools partially, and two schools. It has become worn out.”
Saba news agency quoted Fadhil as saying, “Children and women in the liberated districts (Midi, Hiran, Haradh, and North Abs) suffer from malnutrition diseases and the spread of epidemics as a result of the lack of necessary care and the lack of vaccinations for four years, which poses a threat to the lives of children and mothers in Those areas and makes them vulnerable to diseases and permanent disabilities such as polio, diphtheria, measles, whooping cough and other diseases.”
The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Human Rights called on the concerned authorities and relevant organizations, including UNICEF, to quickly provide the school curriculum for all educational stages, provide the basic tools for the educational process and basic tools, and provide the appropriate and safe classroom environment from alternative and appropriate classrooms to the extent possible.
Undersecretary Fadael called on the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to take a serious action to save childhood and motherhood in the liberated districts in the north of Hajjah Governorate, and to help local authorities to carry out their duties towards children and women in light of the low infrastructure and lack of public services, including health and education.