A Nightmare within a Nightmare: Taking on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Humanitarian Crises


SANA’A, Yemen/OSLO, Norway, 28 May 2019 (UNFPA)*When Maram* showed up at her parents’ house, battered and bruised by her husband, her mother urged her to be less stubborn, more obedient – anything to avoid a divorce.

It was a nightmare within a nightmare.

Yemen

Population : 29.6 mil
Fertility rate
3.7
Maternal Mortality Ratio
385
Contraceptives prevalence rate
44
Population aged 10-24
33%
Youth secondary school enrollment
BOYS54%
GIRLS40%

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*SOURCE: UNFPA. Go to ORIGINAL.

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