Rim Mugahed

About Mugahed

Rim Mugahed is a non-resident researcher at the Sana’a Center for Strategic Studies. As a sociologist, her work on Yemen focuses on women in prisons, community perceptions of women policing and female voices, transitional justice, and various other social issues.

Mugahed is also a novelist. Between 2017 and 2020, she published a series of stories in As-Safir Al-Arabi focused on Yemeni women that deep dive into social costs of the war.

She holds a BA in Sociology from Sana’a University.

Mugahed's latest contributions

The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Yemeni Women

Yemen was among the last countries to announce the arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic. The first confirmed case in the country was declared on April 1…

Yemen, Five Years On and Now a Stranger to My Country

My work developing hotel profiles for online bookings brings me in direct contact with hotel owners and managers. The work is good, not boring, and I …