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Where Next for Yemen? Perspectives on the Youth Movement

7 July 2011 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Chatham House, London


Abubakr Al-Shamahi, Editor, Comment Middle East
Abdulalem Alshamery, Editor-in-Chief, Yemen Voice Magazine UK
Saleem Haddad, Editor of online foreign policy magazine
Thanos Petouris, PhD candidate in politics (Middle East), School of Oriental & African Studies
Chair: Kate Nevens, Programme Manager, Middle East and North Africa Programme, Chatham House



Amid the fear of continuing conflict in Yemen, an impressive pro-democracy youth movement provides a glimmer of hope. A panel of young analysts will discuss the movement's role and future, and how Yemen might move beyond elite power struggles to more inclusive forms of governance.