Thursday 19 December
An evening in Hadhramaut
An evening to celebrate the British Council's English Youth Exchange programme which was piloted this year in Hadhramaut, targeting Hadhrami youth who have the desire to strengthen their English language and experience English culture at its best.
Hosted by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG). Full details here.
BYS/LMEI Conference book
Following the BYS/LMEI Conference in January, the book Why Yemen
Matters, a Society in transition, will now be launched on 17th February 2014. There will be a half day seminar at SOAS, starting at 2pm, a lecture at 5.30pm followed by a Reception
Members may be interested in this book written by Michael Quentin Morton "Buraimi The Struggle for Power Influence and Oil in Arabia. Click here to download a flier with further information and 30% discount.
Members may be interested in this book written by Michael Quentin Morton "Buraimi The Struggle for Power Influence and Oil in Arabia.
Click here to download a flier with further information and 30% discount.
The paperback edition of ‘A Time in Arabia’ by Doreen Ingrams will be reviewed in the upcoming Journal.
The book is available at £10 for members.
Members might also be interested in the publication Islamists and the State by Stacey Philbrick Yada.
This is also available to members at a discount.
Ioan Craig on Twitter
Iona Craig’s (freelance journalist) Twitter feed gives a unique perspective on current events in Yemen.
Your Society now has a Facebook page, under the name ‘The British-Yemeni Society’, in both English and Arabic. It aims to keep the wider public informed about Society activities, provide a forum for the exchange of ideas on Yemen, and network people with common interests.
Members’ contact details
We occasionally need to make last minute changes to the programme and make every effort to keep members up to date. Where members have provided an email address, this is a simple procedure; for members without email, the Hon. Secretary will advise as many as possible – and practical – via telephone.