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Latest news from Yemen

YEMEN: Arab women demand participation in political process

SANA, 15 Dec 2004 (IRIN) - The first 'Democratic Forum for Arab Women' wrapped up this week in the Yemeni capital, Sana'a, calling for women in Arab countries to be given no less than 20 percent representation in political decision-making. Full report

YEMEN: Water awareness campaign launched

SANA, 8 Dec 2004 (IRIN) - The Sana’a Basin Water Management Project (SBWMP), a Yemeni government initiative, launched its first Information and Public Awareness Campaign (IPAC) with a recent four-day workshop. Full report

YEMEN: Special report on support for mine victims

SANA, 7 Dec 2004 (IRIN) - Teenager Sabah was in the forest collecting wood one day in the western Yemeni governorate of Hodaida when her life was completely destroyed. Full report



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