Today, Thursday, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) announced the distribution of cash assistance to more than 64,000 displaced families in Yemen.
The UNHCR said in a tweet via Twitter, that “cash assistance was distributed to 64,000 displaced families in Yemen, during the current year 2021.”
“This assistance contributed to meeting the most urgent food needs of these displaced families,” she added.
She indicated that this aid is supported by the Sheikh Thani bin Abdullah Al Thani Humanitarian Fund, based in Qatar, without further details.
According to Anadolu Agency, the Thani bin Abdullah Al Thani (Qatari businessman) humanitarian fund was established under the umbrella of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
It is noteworthy that the United Nations, a few days ago, expected that 377,000 people would be killed in Yemen by the end of 2021, and added in a recent statistic, that the war had led to a loss of the country’s economy 126 billion dollars.