Additional Allocation 2023 to ICRC Operations in Yemen

The ICRC is shifting priorities in Yemen towards people whose needs are most acute and enabling households to gain some level of self-sufficiency. In line with the Good Humanitarian donorship (GHD) principles, Switzerland recognizes the necessity of flexible funding to respond to changing needs. Additional SDC funding to the ICRC reinforces the ICRC to conduct its operation in Yemen where they are most needed.

Pays/région Thème Période Budget
Aide humanitaire & RRC
Protection, accès & sécurité
01.01.2023 - 31.12.2023
CHF  1’600’000
Contexte The people of Yemen experience a prolonged crisis with 21.6 million individuals in need of aid due to conflict, a weak economy as well as collapse of services and institutions. The International Committee of the Red Cross ICRC is in Yemen since 1962 and is dedicated to safeguard a principled approach to humanitarian action. The (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organization whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to ensure protection and assistance for victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence.
Objectifs Providing immediate protection and assistance for all people affected by armed conflict and other situations of violence. 
Groupes cibles Victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence. 
Effets à moyen terme The ICRC is committed to responding rapidly and efficiently to the humanitarian needs of people affected by armed conflict and other situations of violence by protecting the lives and dignity of all victims. The ICRC also endeavours to prevent suffering by promoting and strengthening humanitarian law and universal humanitarian principles. 

Principaux résultats attendus:   Protection and assistance is provided for people affected by armed conflict and other situations of violence.

Direction/office fédéral responsable DDC
Partenaire de projet Partenaire contractuel
Autre organisation internationale
  • Comité international de la Croix-Rouge

Budget Phase en cours Budget de la Suisse CHF    1’600’000 Budget suisse déjà attribué CHF    1’600’000 Projet total depuis la première phase Budget y compris partenaires de projet CHF   2’100’000
Phases du projet Phase 7 01.01.2023 - 31.12.2023   (Completed) Phase 6 01.01.2023 - 31.12.2023   (Completed)

Phase 5 01.01.2023 - 31.12.2023   (Active)

Phase 4 01.01.2023 - 31.12.2023   (Completed) Phase 3 01.01.2023 - 31.12.2023   (Completed) Phase 2 01.01.2023 - 31.12.2023   (Completed) Phase 1 01.01.2023 - 31.12.2023   (Completed)