“Yemen is facing a major humanitarian crisis. A devastating conflict has left children and families in urgent need of food, water and medical supplies. Currently, 1.71 million children are internally displaced. No place in Yemen is safe for children.” Unicef
Scotland is to contribute £300,000 to help those suffering in conflicts in Syria, Yemen and South Sudan / northern Uganda.
A meal to raise funds to support the work of Oxfam in Yemen is to be held on Thursday 26th April, 7.30pm, in the Dil Se Kirkwall.
Let’s see what else has been happening in the UK this past few days
Orkney Arms Trade Divestment Meeting 11.30 am Saturday 25th November at the Lifestyle Centre, in the Pickaquoy Centre, Kirkwall.
“Surely no-one with a conscience would wish to be investing directly or indirectly in this corrupt company and the weapons it manufactures”