Providing hope and support for Yemeni women as conflict drags on

A single mother of two, Samiah was forced to flee her home when conflict broke out in the western port city of Hodeidah. She left her job and her home in search of a more stable life.

As the world celebrates International Women’s Day where women around the world continue to fight for equality, Yemen sits at the bottom of both the Gender Inequality and the World Economic Forum Gender Gap indices. In 2017 Yemen was listed as the world’s worst place to be a woman.