Population: 26,052,966 - ranks 47th worldwide
Literacy: 54% - only 30% for women
Official Language: Arabic
Religion: Islam is the official religion.
Geography: Area - 531,869 sq. km. Mountainous southern portion of the Arabian Peninsula.
Prayer Points: Pray that the manifest presence of God will bring these people the love, peace and joy they so desperately need.
Joyce's books in Arabic have been distributed throughout this country.
Hand of Hope has partnered with John Maxwell's EQUIP leadership training ministry to conduct the Million Leaders Mandate, a global initiative striving to train at least one million leaders worldwide.
Hand of Hope supported a medical and health education project in Yemen.
Television and Radio
Joyce’s Enjoying Everyday Life television show has been available in Arabic in select areas across the country.