Sana’a Center is seeking interns

The Sana’a Center for Strategic Studies  is seeking communications, editorial and research interns to assist in its expansion of operations in Sana’a, Beirut, Washington D.C. and New York. Remote work is a possibility.

Duties will include:

Communications – The communications intern will assist in managing the Sana’a Center contact database, social media accounts and event planning, liaising with staff and partners in the Middle East, Europe, and the United States.

Editorial – The editorial intern will provide assistance to the Sana’a Center editorial department, liaising with contributors and staff in revising and copy-editing research papers and analytical outputs.

Research – The research intern will provide assistance to the Sana’a Center Research and Analysis department, carrying out tasks including, but not limited to, media monitoring, interview assistance and data entry.

In all cases, a post-secondary education and/or relevant experience is a must; Arabic language skills and a familiarity with the country’s current dynamics are a plus.

Interested applicants should submit an application consisting of a cover letter, CV, and a writing sample to with the subject line: Internship. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.


The Sana’a Center for Strategic Studies is an independent think-tank that seeks to foster change through knowledge production with a focus on Yemen and the surrounding region. The Center’s publications and programs, offered in both Arabic and English, cover political, social, economic and security related developments, aiming to impact policy locally, regionally, and internationally..

Founded in 2014, the Sana’a Center conducts research and consultations in the fields of political, economic, civil and social development, in addition to providing technical and analytical advice regarding key issues of local, regional and international concern.

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