Yemen: Safe Water Crucial To Control Spread Of Diseases

25 Mar 2020 by Local Press Report

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has called to support the provision of clean water in Yemen in order to protect the country’s population from the spread of diseases including coronavirus. “Access to clean and safe water is crucial and it protects from the spread of diseases like cholera and COVID-19,” it added. As of Sunday noon, Yemen had not reported any cases of coronavirus, whether in government-controlled areas or Houthi-controlled areas.