Programs

  • The Yemen Conflict in Times of US Policy Uncertainty

    The Sana’a Center for Strategic Studies launched the research series “The Yemen Conflict in Times of US Policy Uncertainty” in October 2017. Through this initiative the Sana’a Center will produce critical studies and reports analyzing the drivers and implications of US policies and actions in Yemen under the current White House administration. Among the key…

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  • The Yemen Exchange – An Intensive Course on Yemen

    The Seventh Yemen Exchange is an intensive online version of the Yemen Exchange organized by the Sana’a Center and The Exchange Foundation since 2017. The course is designed to provide unique access to information, perspectives, updates and analyses on Yemen for those seeking to develop a working background knowledge of the country as well as…

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  • Rethinking Yemen’s Economy

    A Track II Initiative This two-year project is an initiative to identify Yemen’s economic, humanitarian, social and development priorities in light of the ongoing conflict in Yemen, and to prepare for the post-conflict recovery period. It aims to build consensus in crucial policy areas through engaging and promoting informed Yemeni voices in the public discourse.…

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  • Yemen at the UN

    Launched in June 2016, “Yemen at the UN” is a monthly Sana’a Center for Strategic Studies (SCSS) series produced to identify and assess UN-led efforts to resolve the conflict in Yemen and address the humanitarian crisis.

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  • Mental Health and the Psychological Impacts of War on Individuals, Families, and Communities in Yemen

    The Sana’a Center for Strategic Studies (SCSS) and the Columbia Law School Human Rights Clinic (HRC) are jointly undertaking an interdisciplinary, mixed methods investigation and human rights advocacy project to address the adverse effects of armed conflict on the mental health of individuals, families and communities in Yemen, to bring mental health concerns into Yemen’s…

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  • Yemen in Crisis

    Through the “Yemen in Crisis” policy paper series, launched in August 2015, the Sana’a Center for Strategic Studies is examining a broad range of critical issues facing Yemen, from the role of local, regional and international actors in the ongoing civil war, to the implications of current security and counter terrorism policies, to the country’s…

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  • Yemen Media Call (YMC)

    The Yemen Media Call (YMC) is the Sana’a Center’s online version of the Yemen Media Breakfast that was launched in 2015 in Beirut to increase the quality and depth of international news coverage regarding Yemen and the surrounding region. Due to COVID-19, the Center relaunched the program in September 2020 and changed its name to…

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