Yemen

Yemen ( (listen); Arabic: ٱلْيَمَن‎, romanized: al-Yaman), officially the Republic of Yemen (Arabic: ٱلْجُمْهُورِيَّةُ ٱلْيَمَنِيَّةُ‎, romanized: al-Jumhūrīyah al-Yamanīyah, literally "Yemeni Republic"), is a country at the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia. It is the second-largest Arab sovereign state in the peninsula, occupying 527,970 square kilometres (203,850 square miles). The coastline stretches for about 2,000 kilometres (1,200 miles). Yemen is characterized as a failed state with high necessity of transformation. Yemen's constitutionally stated capital is the city of Sanaa, but the city has been under Houthi rebel control since February 2015 as well as Aden, which is …

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RMI: Rocky Mountain Institute · 18 June 2024 English

There are two main perspectives on the energy transition: the old incumbent view of business-as-usual; and the new insurgent view of exponential change. At heart this is the longstanding battle …

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RISJ: Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism · 17 June 2024 English

Almost all news reporting implicitly asks the public to trust it. At a basic level, it asks people to trust that ‘we really did talk to the sources we mention, …

restricted, young social media influencers in Gaza, Yemen, and elsewhere have been filling in the gaps –


SDSN: Sustainable Development Solutions Network · 17 June 2024 English

Since 2016, the global edition of the Sustainable Development Report (SDR) has provided the most up-to-date data to track and rank the performance of all UN member states on the …

and political or socio-economic instability. Yemen, Somalia, Chad, the Central African Republic, and Congo, Dem. Rep. 48.7 162 Afghanistan 48.2 163 Yemen, Rep. 46.9 164 Somalia 45.4 165 Chad 45.1 166 Central


ORF: Observer Research Foundation · 14 June 2024 English

Introduction Quad countries are home to a combined 1.9 billion people—or 24% of the world’s population— and represent 35% of the world’s GDP and 18% of global trade [1] The …

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NYU: New York University · 14 June 2024 English

Bonnie Docherty discusses how a new legal framework could change how nations protect cultural heritage during armed conflict. The post The Just Security Podcast: Protecting Cultural Heritage During Armed Conflict …


UNHCR: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees · 13 June 2024 English

The Global Trends report provides key statistical trends on forced displacement. It includes the latest official statistics on refugees, asylum-seekers, internally displaced and stateless people, as well as the number …

Sudan, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania and Yemen. Together, they account for less than 1.4 per cent Republic of the Congo, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. Sudan, in particular, is the country where the Democratic Republic of the Congo (6.3 million) and Yemen (4.5 million) reported the largest number of people In Bulgaria, Japan, South Africa, Slovakia and Yemen, the data on asylum applications is provided together well as 52,900 Somalis, mainly in Ethiopia and Yemen, 48,100 Nigerians most commonly in Niger and Cameroon


World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

This paper examines how an earthquake in Papua New Guinea changed people’s attitudes about and the prevalence of intimate partner violence. Although there are several reasons why disasters can aggravate …

Crises? 26 Evidence from the Onset of Conflict in Yemen.” Oxford Economic Papers 76 (3). Tandon, S., and Evidence from a Novel Internet-Based Survey in Yemen.” World Bank Policy Research Working Paper WPS10179


World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

Although Jordan is a small contributor to global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, its emissions have rapidly increased in the last four decades. Transport and energy prove to be the two …

of GCAP initiatives, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, and Yemen are taking actions and plans that seek to achieve


World Bank Group · 11 June 2024 English

After several years of negative shocks, global growth is expected to hold steady in 2024 and then edge up in the next couple of years, in part aided by cautious …

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World Bank Group · 11 June 2024 English

The World Bank recently introduced a new key indicator to guide its work: the number of countries with high inequality, defined as a Gini index above 40. The new indicator …

(PIP) Gini (WID) Namibia 2015 59.1 55.0 Yemen, Rep. 2014 36.7 67.0 Ecuador 2022 45.5 57


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