The Yemen Peace Forum (YPF) recently launched a capacity building program to help civil society organizations (CSOs) respond to local needs and increase their influence over issues related to peace and conflict in Yemen. The series began with a four-day intensive workshop, which ran from Feb 20-25th 2024. The workshop aimed to equip 27 civil […]
Twenty-seven Yemeni civil society organizations (CSOs) submitted recommendations to the international community on the effective transition from humanitarian aid to development assistance, and the integration of a Humanitarian-Development-Peace (HDP) Nexus approach in Yemen. Facilitated by the Sana’a Center’s Yemen Peace Forum (YPF), these recommendations were presented in a meeting held remotely on November 9, 2023, […]
Wednesday, August 23, Mukalla – The youth component of the Yemen Peace Forum (YPF) organized a panel discussion in Mukalla, Hadramawt, focusing on the role of art in preserving historical memory. Attended by prominent artists and local figures from Hadramawt governorate, the session provided the opportunity to discuss the role of art and culture in […]
Thursday, August 17 – The Yemen Peace Forum (YPF) organized a training workshop for its Phase II members, focusing on research and knowledge production and the Sanaa Center’s editorial and publishing policies and processes. Thirty YPF II members, including youth and civil society organization (CSO) representatives, attended the online workshop. The workshop was the first […]
More than 25 Yemeni organizations participated in an online workshop on July 11 focused on providing local feedback to a proposed overhaul of the humanitarian, development, and peace approach in Yemen. The workshop – organized under the Sana’a Center’s Yemen Peace Forum (YPF), a track II youth and civil society platform – gave an opportunity […]
The Yemen Peace forum conducted a webinar series in collaboration with the Yemeni Youth Platform for Peacebuilding. These webinars connect Yemeni youth and global experts in interactive discussions in which experts in the political sphere share their experience and reflections.
As part of the YPF project, the YPF’s non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and youth members will be supported to conduct a series of consultations with their peer local NGOs and youth groups across Yemen. These consultations aim to create a platform, broaden public engagement and increase representation and participation of local voices on national and local […]
Youth and NGO representatives from the Yemen Peace Forum featured as key speakers in a number of events including the Yemen Exchange, an intensive course on Yemen attended by policymakers, diplomats, journalists and researchers. They also participated in Future Generations: Voices of Yemeni Youth, an online discussion with UK Minister for the Middle East and […]
As part of the capacity building for the Yemen Peace Forum representatives, training programs are provided on: Policy writing; International advocacy; Communication with international stakeholders and media; Message development and planning; Conducting policy briefings; Digital security.