Islamic Relief USA:  Food and Medical Aid to 7000 in Yemen

 

 

IR international offices are undertaking efforts to provide emergency relief, with special focus on food aid, to those affected by recent violence.

 

Some 7,000 individuals in the Amran governate stand to benefit from a food distribution project. The food packages, providing at least a month’s worth of sustenance, will include items such as flour, sugar, cooking oil, rice, red beans, milk powder, tea and cooking sauce.

 

Life-saving medical supplies will insha’Allah be distributed to three main hospitals in the Aden governate, helping some 4,000 people in need.

 

IR requests to support their mission in Yemen. It will assist 5,160 vulnerable households (approx..36,120 individuals) in 6 governorates of Yemen (Marib, Lahj, Aden , Sanaa, Dhammar, and Taiz) with monthly food rations for 3 months, the food pack will contain:

  • Wheat Flour 50KG
  • Sugar 10 KG
  • Cooking Oil 4 L
  • Rice 20 KG/bag
  • Pulses 9.6 KG

 

Source

http://www.irusa.org/emergencies/yemen-humanitarian-crisis/