Fatima Saleh

About Fatima

Fatima Saleh has been a research fellow at the Yemen Policy Center (YPC) since March 2019 and is the arts and culture editor in Al-Madaniya magazine. She has previously co-authored papers with YPC and CARPO on security and peacebuilding, and worked as a consultant with International Crisis Group. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Science and Technology-Sana’a.

Fatima's latest contributions

Bringing Forth the Voices of Muhammasheen

July 13, 2021
The Muhammasheen, meaning “the marginalized,” is an ascriptive term designating a group of Yemenis who were traditionally called (literally meaning “the servants”). Membership in this ethnic minority is hereditary, associated with certain types of occupations, and in traditional Yemeni social structures its members are considered ‘weak’ and lack…