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This photo shows Amal who is looking at her destroyed home in Sana’a after it was hit by an airstrike in April 2015.  A girl looks at her destroyed home in Sana’a, Yemen. © UNICEF/UN018341/Jahaf

Yemen is on the Brink of Famine

In UN-speak there are five levels of "food insecurity." This ranges from generally food secure to famine. The chart below, from the Food and Agriculture Organization, gives you a sense of the indicators that humanitarian agencies use to determine where peop...


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