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Journal Article | Sep 2017
Analysis of the creation of the Southern Transitional Council (STC) in South Yemen based on predominantly Arabic-language sources, and an assessment of ...
peace process, rebel groups, Yemen, Southern Transitional Council, Zubaidi, Yemen
Report in External Series | Oct 2015
In the regional backdrop to the war in Yemen Iran is a pivotal actor. Saudi Arabia has made clear that it sees the conflict in Yemen as the extension ...
Yemen, Saudi Arabia
Journal Article | Feb 2020
The article addresses the consolidation and rise of the Southern Transitional Council in South Yemen and their push for access to a seat at the table ...
Yemen, peace process, peace agreement, inclusion, southern transitional council, STC
Journal Article | Jul 2017
Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to intervene against the expanding threat of the Huthi insurgency in March 2015, the confiict in Yemen has left more than ...
Yemen, peace process, war-to-peace transition, political settlement, bargaining
CMI Report | May 2016
The project Women’s Human Rights and Law Reform in the Muslim World seeks to map family and criminal law reforms in the period 1995-2015 in Afghanistan, ...
marriage age, marriage, law, rights, women, Yemen
Event | 16 Nov 2011
Hadramawt, in southeastern Yemen, has been a point of departure of emigrants for centuries. How do the emigrants maintain relationships with one another? What are their strategies?
Prosecutions, Politics and Transitions How criminal justice in the Arab Spring is shaping transitional justice
Event | 6 May 2014
This panel will address the question of the prosecution of political leaders in the Arab region, with a focus on four countries whose leaders were ousted during the Arab Spring uprisings: Egypt, Libya, Tunisia and Yemen.
Event | 31 May 2013
During the last couple of years there has been a series of seminar on the events related to the "Arab spring" in Yemen, Syria, Tunisia and Egypt ...
Project | Mar 2014 - Dec 2017
This project seeks to map family and criminal law reforms in the period 1995-2015 in Afghanistan, Iran, Lebanon, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Tunisia ...
Pakistan, Sudan, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, Yemen, Iran, Lebanon
Journal Article | Sep 2014
This article focuses on the manuscript collection currently located in the Riyadha mosque in Lamu, Kenya. From its foundation in the late nineteenth century, ...
Islam, manuscripts, transmission, Kenya, Yemen
Book | Sep 2014
In the period c. 1880-1940, organized Sufism spread rapidly in the western Indian Ocean. New communities turned to Islam, and Muslim communities turned ...
Islam, Sufism, East Africa, Indian Ocean, Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, Madagascar, South Africa, Yemen
News | 15 Feb 2016
Project member Zeinab Abul-Magd and Elke Grawert have edited a forthcoming book that examines the economic interests of armed actors in the Middle East and North Africa.
Edited Book | Jan 2014
The Arab Spring represents a tectonic shift in Middle East from austere authoritarianism to opening the space for long repressed Islamist movements to ...
Middle East, Arab Spring, party politics, political Islam (Islamism), democratisation, post-Islamism, Egypt, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, Yemen
Edited Book | Apr 2016
The Arab Uprisings have brought renewed attention to the role of the military in the MENA region, where they are either the backbone of regime power or ...
Newspaper Op-Ed | Nov 2011
Kvinnelige demokratiforkjempere i den arabiske verden slåss en kamp for frihet på minst to fronter: Frihet fra autoritære regimer og ...
Women, Democracy, Tawakkol Karman, Yemen
Report in External Series | Aug 2019
When and how do local peace processes and agreements address conflict? What are the opportunities and challenges for women and gender-equality advocates ...
local peace processes, local peace agreements, clustered processes, process design, inclusion, gender, Kenya, Somalia, Yemen, Libya
CMI Report | Oct 2017
This report documents and analyzes two recent major reforms in Lebanese law whose purpose is to further gender equality for women in Lebanon: (I) the ...
women's rights, marriage, divorce, domestic violence, Lebanon
Social scientist with interest in governance, peacebuilding, and the Middle East.
Lebanon, Yemen, Egypt
Project | Dec 2011 - Sep 2012
The project is financed by the British Library Endangered Archives Programme and will be conducted in collaboration with the University of Cape Town. The ...
Cultural heritage, Kenya, Islam, manuscript, Kenya
Political scientist researching women, politics and Islam in the Middle East and Northern Africa.
Gender politics, women's movements, legal reform, sexual and reproductive rights, gender based violence, family law, Sudan