YEMEN

DT Hosts Yemen Panel Discussion

August 2nd, 2013

This week, Development Transformations hosted a panel discussion with the American Security Project on the status of Yemen’s political transition and National Dialogue. The event coincided with President Abdo Rabu Mansour Hadi’s official visit to Washington. Panelists at the event included Mohammed Albasha, Spokesman for the Embassy of the Republic of Yemen in Washington, DC; Ambassador Barbara Bodine, former U.S. Ambassador to Yemen; Danya Greenfield, Deputy Director of the Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East at the Atlantic Council and Co-Chair of the Yemen Policy Initiative; and Tim Fairbank, DT’s Managing Director.

You can view video and audio coverage of the event as well as a write up on the American Security Project’s site: http://americansecurityproject.org/blog/2013/event-recap-yemens-political-transition-and-national-dialogue-progress-and-challenges/

Further coverage of the event from the Washington Report on Middle East Affairs can be found below:

http://www.wrmea.org/2013-september/waging-peace-yemens-national-dialogue.html