Committee
UNHCR
Country
Yemen

Author

Shai Hillel
Israel

Cite as https://mymun.com/ppdb/8218

Committee: UNHCR- The office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Yemen

Delegate: Shai Hillel

Located on the Red Sea and Indian Ocean at the tip of the Arabian Peninsula, Yemen is an important but little known transit and destination country on international migration routes. Every year, thousands of migrants from East and West Africa travel to the country, some seeking employment and long-term settlement there, others looking to reach Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries. A large number of these are left stranded and destitute after their jou...