UNDP Yemen HEAL

Renewable Energy Improve Access to Health Services and Livelihood Opportunities (HEAL)

Project Summary

The project intends to address the lack of access to energy in health facilities as well as the lack of income opportunities for women and youth. In addition, the project interventions will provide support to improving the access to health services and livelihoods overall. The overall objective of the project is to contribute to reduced energy poverty and strengthened resilience capacity of conflict affected communities through improved health services and sustainable livelihoods. The project would be implemented in Aden, Lahj, Abyan, Sana’a and Hajjah governorates, and is expected to reach approximately 205,000 individuals (106,600 men and 98,400 women).

The objective of the project is The overall objective of the project is to contribute to reduced energy poverty and strengthened resilience capacity of conflict affected communities through health services and sustainable livelihoods improvement.

Expected Outputs

Output 1: Targeted hospitals have improved access to energy in sustainable manner and resumed critical facilities and services

Output 2: Targeted women and youth have access to sustained income opportunities through solar micro-grid supported expenditure for health, medicine and care.

Impact

START DATE

March 2022

END DATE

June 2023

STATUS

Ongoing

PROJECT OFFICE

Yemen

IMPLEMENTING PARTNER

United Nations Development Programme

DONORS

Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development

TOTAL CONTRIBUTIONS

$463,769

DELIVERY IN PREVIOUS YEARS

2022$27,372

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