Video Duration 01 minutes 31 seconds

A mother’s life in a makeshift Yemeni camp

Some people have received tents while others have to take shelter under trees.

Years of war have pushed Yemen, which was already one of the poorest Arab states, to the brink of famine.

For the hundreds of thousands of people now living in makeshift shelters, the situation is becoming increasingly desperate.

Al Jazeera’s Victoria Gatenby reports on one woman’s cry for help.