Tag: Yemen

Yemen National Dialogue Conference: A Long Road Ahead

In mid-march 2013 Yemen began it’s National Dialogue Conference (NDC), a collection of 565 individuals representing various groups across Yemenites, partially in thanks to the endorsement of the UN Security Council. This conference will continue for several months while participants attempt to figure out the future in post-Arab Spring Yemen.

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Analyzing Intersecting, Concurrent Conflicts: Observations from Yemen

Yemen is currently experiencing a number of intersecting security crises. How might the international community analyze a context such as this, which includes long-standing and more recent conflicts that frequently intersect and overlap? How might such an analysis differentiate between the severity and timeliness of various conflicts, some of which appear acute, while others are perhaps more structural in nature, presenting a long-term threat to stability?

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