Exchange with young activists from Yemen

IMG_0423This week FNF welcomed a small delegation of youth and women activists from Yemen in its Brussels office.  As one of the poorest countries in the Arab region, Yemen does not only have to battle the problems of a fragile state, but also has to deal with increasing security issues and a severe economic crisis. In this deadlocked situation, the youth should actively take part in the political transition process to create a more promising future – and it does. Within the project “Amplifying Youth Voices” funded by the German Federal Foreign Office and implemented by Saferworld over 100 young leaders participate in a variety of political, social and economic movements.

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