Perspectives on Civil Society in South Yemen

26/11/2019 - 09:30
The Arab British Chamber of Commerce, 43 Upper Grosvenor Street, London, W1K 2NJ

This workshop is not a B-YS event, but may be of interest to members.

Tuesday 26 November, 0930 to 1330.
The Academic Forum Muhammad Ali Luqman ( ‎Academic Forum Muhammad Ali Luqman / منتدى محمد علي لقمان للدراسات - أوروبا‎ ) cordially invites you to a workshop on Perspectives on Civil Society in South Yemen: Academic and Media Coverage Past and Present
The workshop will provide an overview of current events in South Yemen from a historical and grassroots perspective. In considering the colonial period, the time of the People’s Democratic Republic of Yemen, the unification era, and the years since the latest war  began in 2015.
Speakers: Huda Luqman (Daughter of M.A. Luqman), Dr. Susanne Dahlgren (University of Tampere, Finland), Rasha Obaid (Peace Track Initiative/Visiting Fellow at LSE Centre for Women, Peace & Security), Ameen Shandhor (Academic Forum M.A. Luqman), chaired by Thanos Petouris (SOAS, University of London)

(REGISTRATION: alrubaidi@forumluqman.org by November 22, 2019)