NGOs cautiously welcome ceasefire in Yemen over COVID-19

Country: Yemen
Sources: Danish Refugee Council, CIVICUS, Human Rights First, World Organisation Against Torture, Islamic Relief, Norwegian Refugee Council, Tearfund, Pax Christi, CARE, Search for Common Ground, Saferworld, Mercy Corps, Cordaid, Handicap International – Humanity & Inclusion, Action Against Hunger USA, Médecins du Monde, Solidarités International, Physicians for Human Rights, Oxfam, International Rescue Committee, Peace Direct, Refugees International, Center for International Policy, Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect, Première Urgence Internationale, Center for Civilians in Conflict, Global Communities, Mwatana Organization for Human Rights

In the joint statement, 59 NGOs urge all parties to the conflict to immediately halt fighting, lift restrictions and end interference with vital humanitarian operations.