Yemen: UNICEF seeks record $2.5 billion to help children in Middle East and North Africa

Countries: Egypt, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, occupied Palestinian territory, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Yemen
Source: UN Children’s Fund

Yemen, Syria and Sudan comprise the lion’s share of the appeal. Ten years into the war in Syria, 4.8 million children need help. In neighbouring countries, 2.5 million children are Syrian refugees.