Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has launched rehabilitation project at the University of Aden, Yemen, which includes maintenance work at five main housing buildings and their service facilities.
Spread on an area of 59,467 square metres, the housing complex can accommodate 1,500 students from various governorates of Yemen as well as students from neighbouring countries such as Djibouti and Somalia.
ERC said the project is in line with its developmental initiatives carried out in Yemen. It also announced that the foundation stone was laid in the presence of representatives of ERC and other Yemeni educational figures.
President of the University, Dr. Hussein Bisalamh, who attended the ceremony, hailed the ERC's qualitative initiatives in Yemen, stressing that they would contribute to improving basic services, especially in the academic field.