Useful Links

The following is a list of web links to a variety of organisations relating to Yemen, which visitors to this website may find helpful. Though our effort is to promote the work of organisations with similar values and interests as those of the British-Yemeni Society, the Society is not responsible for the contents of the included websites and the work of particular organisations.

  • Governmental Organisations

Yemeni Embassy in London

British Embassy in Sana'a (suspended operations since 11 February 2015)

Yemen Tourism Promotion Board

Foreign Office Travel Advice on Yemen

  • Academic Websites on Yemen

The Friends of Hadhramaut (FoH)

The Friends of Soqotra (FoS)

The Leigh Douglas Memorial Prize

The German-Yemeni Society (DJG)

The Austrian-Yemeni Society (ÖJG)

The Polish-Yemeni Society (SSKJ)

Yemen Heritage and Research Centre (YHRC - Arabic only)
Facebook: yemnenhrc

Yemen Centre for Studies and Research (YCSR - Facebook, Arabic)

The British Council - Yemen

American Institute for Yemeni Studies (AIYS)

Centre Français d'Archéologie et des Sciences Socialies de Sanaa (CEFAS)

Das Deutsche Haus Sanaa & Aden

Daw'an Mud Brick Architecture Foundation

Hadhramaut Research Centre (HRC)

Hadhrami Diaspora

The al-Qu'aiti Family Website

Chroniques Yéménites - Arabian Humanities

Les Chroniques du Manuscrit au Yémen (CmY)

Corpus of South Arabian Inscriptions (CSAI)

Digital Archive for the Study of Pre-Islamic Arabian Inscriptions (DASI)

The Yemeni Manuscript Digitisation Initiative (Princeton University Digital Library)

The Digital Bab al-Yemen (Freie Universität Berlin)

The Socotra Karst Project

Foundation for the Protection of the Arabian Leopard in Yemen

  • Yemeni Organisations in the UK

Yemeni Community Association in Sandwell

Halesowen/Dudley Yemeni Community Association (HDYCA)

Yemeni Community Association in Greater Manchester

Yemeni Community Association in Birmingham

Yemeni Community Association London

The Yemeni Project (South Shields)

  • UK Political Party focus on Yemen​

​(B-YS is independent of all political parties)
Labour Friends of Yemen

  • Humanitarian Organisations in Yemen

​DfID Yemen

Red Cross Yemen

MSF Yemen

Social Fund for Development

Christ Church Aden and the Ras Morbat Clinic

  • Think Tanks working on Yemen

Chatham House Yemen Forum

Sana'a Centre for Strategic Studies

Yemen Polling Centre

International Crisis Group - Yemen

Human Rights Watch - Yemen

European Council on Foreign Relations - The Gulf

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace - Yemen

Atlantic Council - Yemen

  • News on Yemen

Middle East Research & Information Project (MERIP) - Yemen

Open Democracy - Yemen

The Yemen Peace Project

Muftah: Yemen 

al-Ayyam (in Arabic)

  • Middle East-related Organisations

School of Oriental & African Studies (SOAS), University of London

The Royal Geographical Society (RGS)

The Royal Society for Asian Affairs (RSAA)

The Royal Asiatic Society (RAS)

British Society for Middle East Studies (BRISMES)

Middle East Studies Association of North America (MESA)

The London Middle East Institute at SOAS (LMEI)

The British Foundation for the Study of Arabia (BFSA)

The Anglo-Omani Society

The British-Lebanese Association

Centre for Arab-British Understanding (CAABU)

The Arab-British Centre (ABC)

The Middle East Association (MEA)

The Mosaic Rooms

Asia House

The MBI Al Jaber Foundation

The Altajir Trust

Al-Bab Gateway

Liverpool Arab Arts Festival

Sir William Luce Memorial Fund

The Dominic Simpson Trust