Redha Qarhash is a trade unionist with over twenty years’ experience working in the fields of gender equality, workers’ rights, and women’s employment. She has worked extensively with regional and national trade union federations, and previously worked on a national strategy to support Yemeni women in reaching leadership positions. She has worked with the International Labour Organization, coordinating various ILO initiatives in Yemen, as well as with other international organizations working in Yemen. She has a Masters in Sociology from the University of Sana’a.
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Returning Home: An Arduous Journey to a Changed Yemen
After eight years of absence from Yemen and my hometown of Sana’a, I decided to travel home, longing to see my family and loved ones after a long separation enforced by the war. The flight from Amman took three-and-a-half hours, landing in Aden in the early hours of the morning. My older brother came to pick me up and accompany me on the 16-hour … Read more