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.