UNDP ERRY Achievements 2016 - 2017

UNDP ERRY Achievements 2016 - 2017

December 18, 2017

The three-year joint programme “Enhanced Rural Resilience in Yemen” (ERRY) will be implemented by FAO, ILO, UNDP and WFP in four governorates: Hajjah, Hodeidah, Lahj and Abyan.

The overall objective of the programme is to enhance the resilience1 and self-reliance of crisis-affected rural communities through support to livelihoods stabilisation and recovery, local governance and improved access to sustainable energy.

ERRY will achieve two outcomes:

  • Outcome 1: Communities are better able to manage local risks and shocks for increased economic self-reliance and enhanced social cohesion.
  • Outcome 2: Institutions are responsive, accountable and effective to deliver services, build the social contract and meet community identified needs.


  • 163 Insider Mediators recruited
  • 60 community based initiatives to resolve conflicts were identified
  • 186 Village Cooperative Council were re-established
  • 520 self-help and compact initiatives were undertaken by the communities
  • 52 Health Centers & 52 Schools benefited from the provision of solar energy

Document Type
Regions and Countries