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The Justice 4 Yemen Pact is committed to empowering our members to maximize the impact and reach of their advocacy, education, and research efforts. Here are some of the recent highlights from the work of Coalition members.

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COALITION STORIES: Your Silence Hurts Me
OVERVIEW From November 2023 to January 2024, J4YP coalition member Al Amal Women’s Foundation conducted a multimedia advocacy campaign entitled...
April 5, 2024
[COALITION STATEMENT] The Landmine Crisis in Yemen: Recovery Beyond Physical Scars
4 April, Justice4Yemen Pact Today, the Justice 4 Yemen Pact coalition marks International Mine Awareness Day — a solemn occasion...
April 4, 2024
Rape and Sexual Exploitation
(S) 12/2/2023 Al-Dahi – Taiz Governorate The perpetrator of the violation Abdelrahman Muhammad Moqbel, Abdelrahman Badi` Hammoud Hazaa al-Sufyani, and...
March 24, 2024
Attacks on Schools and Disrupting Teaching, and Using it for Sectarian Propaganda and Combat Mobilization
Students of Khawla Elementary and Secondary School for Girls Tuesday, January 10, 2023 Al Sharqi area, Al Mahweet City The...
March 24, 2024
Children Mutilated by the Explosion of an Anti-Personnel Landmine, Which Led to the Amputation of Her Right Hand and Leg
(S), 14 Monday, February 13, 2023 Al-Hali District, Kilo 7, Hodeidah City The perpetrator of the violation According to the...
March 24, 2024
Abduction, Enforced Disappearance, and Torture
(J), 16 Friday, October 16, 2020 Sheikh Othman, Aden The perpetrator of the violation Al-Basateen Police Station led by Musleh...
March 24, 2024
Child Recruitment
(A), 13 January 15, 2023 Sanah, Al-Dhalea Governorate The perpetrator of the violation Security Belt Forces in Al-Dhalea Findings Since...
March 24, 2024
Sexual Violence and Threatening the Child's Family
(A), 14 May 1, 2022 Al-Mowasalat Street, Al-Mahweet City The perpetrator of the violation One of the supervisors of the...
March 24, 2024
A Joint Statement On The Legal Breach in Ahmed Maher Case
An Arabic copy can be found at:
March 18, 2024
A Call for Accountability for those who Abuse Journalists
With over 100 other local and international organizations, Free Media Center has led the call for the prosecution of perpetrators...
March 18, 2024
[COALITION STATEMENT] The Landmine Crisis in Yemen: Recovery Beyond Physical Scars

[COALITION STATEMENT] The Landmine Crisis in Yemen: Recovery Beyond Physical Scars

4 April, Justice4Yemen Pact Today, the Justice 4 Yemen Pact coalition marks International Mine Awareness Day — a solemn occasion to reflect on the impacts and dangers of landmines. As the world unites to raise awareness of unexploded ordinance and landmines, we highlight the criminal nature of planting or abandoning landmines and advocate for a […]

A Call for Accountability for those who Abuse Journalists

A Call for Accountability for those who Abuse Journalists

With over 100 other local and international organizations, Free Media Center has led the call for the prosecution of perpetrators of violations against journalists. They wrote and circulated an advocacy letter calling on the international community to take action to end violations against journalists and hold perpetrators accountable for their crimes. Read the full letter […]

A Call to Submit Information on Crimes Against Women

A Call to Submit Information on Crimes Against Women

The Center for Strategic Studies to Support Women and Children (CSWC) issued a request for submissions regarding perpetrators of violence against women in March 2023. The request was supported by multiple Yemen civil society organizations and human rights advocates and included specific requests to both Yemeni and International actors to take action to protect women’s […]

Joint Statement on Hunger Strike by Yemeni Journalist Ahmed Maher

Joint Statement on Hunger Strike by Yemeni Journalist Ahmed Maher

The undersigned organizations hereby express their solidarity with journalist Ahmed Maher, who is incarcerated at Bir Ahmed Prison under the custody of the Southern Transitional Council (STC). According to a credible and well-informed source, Maher initiated an open hunger strike last week demanding a prompt trial. Since his arrest in August 2022, the Specialized Criminal Court […]

Joint Statement on Women Human Rights Defenders for International Women’s Day

Joint Statement on Women Human Rights Defenders for International Women’s Day

March 8: A Reminder that Women Human Rights Defenders in Yemen Are Alone March 8, 2024 On International Women’s Day, we honor Women Human Rights Defenders (WHRDs) globally for their unwavering dedication to justice and equality. Yet, urgent attention is needed for the overlooked challenges faced by WHRDs in Yemen, navigating conflict, insecurity, and limited […]

Houthis Issue New Law on “States, Entities, and Persons Hostile to the Republic of Yemen” Raising Fears of Increased Suppression of Rights

Houthis Issue New Law on “States, Entities, and Persons Hostile to the Republic of Yemen” Raising Fears of Increased Suppression of Rights

The Justice4Yemen Pact coalition is aware that Yemen’s House of Representatives, under the control of the Houthi group (Ansar Allah) in the capital Sana’a, approved on February 14, 2024, a new law called “Classifying States, Entities, and Individuals Hostile to the Yemeni Republic.” This new law severely undermines freedom of expression and civil work for […]

J4YP Coalition Members Voice Urgent Human Rights Concerns for the 46th Session of the Working Group on Yemen

The members of the Justice4Yemen Coalition (J4YP) are united in their unwavering commitment to address the urgent human rights situation in Yemen. The statements below from coalition members are intended to highlight critical issues and underscore the need for international intervention to interrupt patterns of grave human rights violations and ensure redress and accountability for […]

Joint Coalition Statement for the UPR Pre-Session on Yemen

The Justice4Yemen Pact coalition has released the following Statement following their submission of a joint statement as part of the 4th UPR Review of Yemen. The statement is meant to supplement the joint report and contribute positively to the UPR Pre-Session on Yemen to be held during the 46th session of the Working Group on […]

Joint Statement on Red Hand Day – International Day Against the Use of Children as Soldiers

Joint Statement on Red Hand Day – International Day Against the Use of Children as Soldiers

Coalition member YCMHRV has spearheaded the following joint statement denouncing the increasing recruitment of child soldiers by all major parties to the Yemen Conflict. The statement was joined by all 10 coalition partners and Human Rights Watch and calls for all parties to fulfill their national and international obligations to protect children, including by immediately […]

Joint Statement on the International Day of Education

Joint Statement on the International Day of Education

Education is a basic human right and is a collective responsibility considering its public benefit and effective role in resolving conflict and building peace. We commemorate this year’s International Day of Education, on January 24, while our country, Yemen, is witnessing a humanitarian crisis due to the ongoing war and armed conflict in the country, […]

Joint Statement for the International Human Rights Day

Joint Statement for the International Human Rights Day

Every year, December 10th serves as a global reminder of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights—a benchmark that delineates the rights and freedoms owed to every individual as a human being in our world. On this International Human Rights Day, marked as the first global proclamation criminalizing all violations against civilians, the emphasis is placed […]

Joint Statement for the International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Joint Statement for the International Day of Persons with Disabilities

In a joint statement on the occasion of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the Justice4Yemen Pact coalition calls on the international community to integrate them, protect their rights and dignity, and establish an independent accountability mechanism for Yemen to achieve justice and ensure accountability for those responsible for human rights violations. The statement […]

Joint Statement for the International Children’s Day

Joint Statement for the International Children’s Day

On this World Children’s Day, the Just4Yemen Pact Coalition stands united with 43 local and international organizations, collectively addressing the critical situation faced by Yemeni children and raising our collective voice in their defense. Today, we, the undersigned organizations, urgently call upon the conflicting parties and the international community to prioritize the rights and well-being […]

Joint Statement on the World Day for International Justice

Joint Statement on the World Day for International Justice

Joint Statement on the World Day for International Justice