Yemen: Government health staff are saving lives without salaries in the war-torn country

MSF calls for an urgent response from the Yemeni authorities and the international community to ensure that health workers are paid immediately; receiving sufficient remuneration is a life-saving intervention. Not doing so will only accelerate the demise of the health system with fatal consequences. Preventable illnesses and deaths are increasing in Yemen, and this can be partially attributed to the non-payment of salaries for public medics