The year 2023 will be marked a year of peace in Yemen, Noura Al Kaabi, Minister of state during the donor conference said that this is the time when all the efforts should be utilized to put the end of conflict in Yemen. The UAE affirmed the every possible move to help Yemen in achieving peace and this year would prove the efforts of Yemeni people in strengthening the peace of stability of their country.
Following the efforts of Hand Grundberg, United Nations special envoy to Yemen, Saudi Arabia and help of Oman, we are happy to declare the year 2023 as peaceful year for Yemen. While attending the donor conference organized by Sweden and Swiss Confederation in cooperation with United Nations, the Minister of State Noura Al Kaabi made the statement about putting an end to all the conflicts in Yemen.
The conference held in Geneva was to mobilize the 2023 Humanitarian Response for Yemen, a lot of renowned names from world participated in the conference to discuss the ongoing challenges of conflicts. Secretary General of UN Antonio Guterres, Head of Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of Swiss Confederation Ignazio Cassic as well as various humanitarian organizations participated in the conference.
UAE commitment to assist Yemen
Since 2015 UAE has provided Yemen with a lot of moral and financial aid including $6.6 billion and $300 billion deposit in local currency, Noura Al Kaabi confirmed that UAE will assist Yemen until the achievement of multilateral peace and development of Yemen in every field. UAE is also working on reconstruction and rehabilitation projects in Yemen worth $ 35 million.
The assist aid for Yemen include help in healthcare, renewable energy, and agricultural sectors. Al Kaabi added that we sincerely thank the efforts of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for its humanitarian aid and help to advance peace process in Yemen. UAE is always ready to provide any kind of aid for people of Yemen in achieving success in various fields of life.
At the end of her speech, she concluded that UAE have firm believe on shifting the focus from managing the conflict to finding the proper solution of it. We are aiming to achieve sustainable development for people of Yemen who experienced the traces pf war and conflict in their places. We are all focused on providing solution and best humanitarian aid for Yemeni people.