GLOBAL CONNECTIONS: the Near/Middle East
1990s: Female literacy in Yemen reaches 26 percent.

Whereas only 3 percent of Yemeni women are literate in 1975, by the early '90s the country's female literacy rate hits 26 percent. Yemeni women share the same right to education as men.

WWW Yemen Country Information
http://www.insidecountries.com/html /yemen_information.html

An overview of Yemen, including its history and its current state