Yemen, Cholera Emergency response material SKH

The number of acute watery diarrhea (AWD) / suspected cholera cases continues to increase at unprecedented level in Yemen and has bypassed 200’000 suspected cases with more than 1’300 reported fatalities. The Swiss focus is on WASH services, where SKH personnel is conducting tests on water quality and, where necessary, will conduct small constructions / investments in order to improve the hygiene situation. A delivery of WATA devices may be considered.

Country/region Topic Period Budget

Water sanitation
Infectious desease
01.07.2017 - 31.10.2017
CHF  100’000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Humanitarian aid
Project partners Contract partner
  • Schweizerisches Arbeiterhilfswerk

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF    100’000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF    0