Reform Priorities for Yemen and the 10-Point Agenda

18 February 2010 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Chatham House, London


Jalal Omar Yaqoub, Deputy Finance Minister, Republic of Yemen
Respondent: Michele Cervone D'Urso, Head, EU Delegation Yemen, Sanaa
Chair: Ginny Hill, Yemen Forum Convener, Middle East and North Africa Programme, Chatham House



Creating conditions for economic growth and improving the transparency and efficiency of governance are key steps to a stable future for Yemen. The speaker will discuss the 10-point plan as a roadmap for reform, which sets out to tackle priority areas of concern and create economic momentum for the country over the coming 24 months.

Jalal Yaqoub is Yemen's Deputy Finance Minister and a former Fulbright Scholar. He is the author of the 10-point plan for reform in Yemen.

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.

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