Bonyan Foundation Distributed Food Baskets for Displaced in Hodeidah
Bonyan Development Foundation distributed 400 food baskets for displaced people from the of Durahmi district of Hodeidah province.
During the distribution, the distribution team leader in the program of the rich of the Foundation, Yahya Obaid said that the distribution of the baskets comes from the Foundation’s concern for the humanitarian situation of displaced families and a sense of responsibility towards them to alleviate their suffering.
Obaid pointed to the double displacement of people in search of safer areas due to the worsening humanitarian situation and insecurity in the areas of the coalition force presence in the districts of Western Coast.
He explained that the rapid field survey coincides with the displacement operations at first and at a high pace.
Bonyan Foundation had earlier distributed about 1,000 food baskets to displaced families from Durahmi as a quick response to address the difficult humanitarian situation of displaced families.
In this context, Yemen has been the world’s worst humanitarian crisis, and the current situation is bleak.
Years of intense war had destroyed infrastructure, wrecked public services, displaced millions of people, and provoked one of the worst cholera outbreaks the world has ever seen, according to UN.
“The humanitarian situation in Yemen is bleak and we are are losing the fight against famine,” UN added.
In March 2015, the US -backed –Saudi-led coalition started a war against Yemen with the declared aim of crushing the Houthi Ansarullah movement. Three years and over 600,000 dead and injured Yemeni people and prevented the patients from travelling abroad for treatment and blocked the entry of medicine into the war-torn country.