Farea Al-Muslimi

Farea Al-Muslimi

Co-Founder & Chairman

Farea Al-Muslimi is chairman and co-founder of Sanaa Center for Strategic Studies, and a non-resident fellow at both the Carnegie Middle East Center and Middle East Institute in Washington, D.C..

In August 2016, UN Secretary General Ban-Ki Moon appointed Al-Muslimi to the Advisory Group of Experts for Progress Study on Youth, Peace and Security, a study mandated by Security Council resolution 2250 to examine the positive contribution of youth to peace processes and conflict resolution and effective responses at local, national, regional and international levels.

Al-Muslimi’s writings and analysis on Yemen and the wider region have been published in Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, New York Times, The Independent, The Guardian, Al-Hayyat, Assafir, Al-Monitor, and many other publications.

In 2013, Foreign Policy named him to its list of Top 100 Global Thinkers, and in 2014 The Guardian named Al-Muslimi to its Top 30 under 30 list of young leaders in digital media around the world.