Thousands of IDPs in Sa`ada

What is affected
Water, sanitation and elictricity
Type of violation Forced eviction
Date 11 August 2008
Region MENA [ Middle East/North Africa ]
Country Yemen
Location Sa`ada

Affected persons

Total 15
Men 0
Women 0
Children 0
Proposed solution Stop eviction. Authorities provide reparation for those dispossessed, injured and killed.
Details YEMEN IDPs suffer difficult conditions.doc
COHRE CERD rpt on roma in italy.pdf
Forced eviction

Duty holder(s) /responsible party(ies)

USA and UN
Brief narrative The ICRC reported on 8 August that over 15,500 out of a total of 60,000 IDPs in the six IDP camps in and around Sa`ada city, were living in difficult conditions after having been displaced during fighting that started in May 2008.

The figures were based on a field assessment by ICRC teams in Sa`ada Governorate.
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