Youth Employment Support - YES Project

Youth Employment Support - YES Project


(September 2014 - December 2020)

Youth Employment Support Project was a project designed in late 2013 and implemented from beginning of 2014. The project underwent redesigning after the conflict to adapt to the situation and target the most affected and impacted youth, completing the final part of implementation in 2018. As with its title, the project aim was to increase youth employment and their access to income generating activities through supporting vital sectors of the economy. The project targeted agriculture, coffee and honey through increasing their productivity by building capacity, resilience and access to productive assets.


  • Targeted Governorates
  • Sana’a, Amanat Al-Asimah, Hadhramout, Abyan, Lahj, Taiz, Al-Hodiedah, Ibb, Dhamar
  • Sectors
  • Agriculture, Coffee, Honey
  • Beneficiaries
  • Farmers                                  1,568
  • Coffee Farmers                      63
  • Beekeepers                            700
  • Total                                        2,331


  • Project Value:                       $3,000,000