Osama Al-Rawhani is the program director of the Sana’a Center for Strategic Studies. Based in Bristol, UK, he is a masters candidate at the School of Policy Studies at the University of Bristol.
For the past decade Al-Rawhani has been advancing community development and civic participation in Yemen through numerous initiatives and civil society organizations. For six years he was program manager with the National Democratic Institute in Yemen, and following the 2011 uprising was heavy involved in initiatives to advance community engagement and citizen participation in the country’s political transition process.
Al-Rawhani received post-graduate courses for a master’s of business administration from Southern New Hampshire University, and holds a bachelor of arts degree was in English literature and arts from Sana’a University