Past eventResearch Event

Yemen and its Region

19 January 2009 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Chatham House, London


Speaker: Dr Christopher Boucek, Carnegie Endowment

Chair: Ginny Hill



Christopher Boucek will present his research on Yemen, placing his analysis in the context of Yemen's relations with neighbouring states, both in the Arabian Peninsula and the Horn of Africa.

Dr Boucek is an associate in the Carnegie Middle East Program where his research focuses on regional security challenges. Before joining the Carnegie Endowment, he was a postdoctoral researcher at Princeton University and lecturer in Politics at the Woodrow Wilson School. He was also previously a media analyst at the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Washington, DC, and worked for several years at the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies in London, where he remains an associate fellow. From 2003 to 2005, he was a security editor with Jane's Information Group. Dr Boucek has written widely on the Middle East, Central Asia, and terrorism for a variety of publications.

Please note that this meeting will be held under the Chatham House Rule.

The Chatham House Rule

To enable as open a debate as possible, this event will be held under the Chatham House Rule.