Call for the Immediate Release of Awfa al-Naami

Call for the Immediate Release of Awfa al-Naami

04 February 2019

The undersigned local, regional, and international organizations condemn in the strongest possible terms the unlawful detention of Saferworld Country Director Awfa al-Naami by Houthi authorities in Sana’a, Yemen. We call for her immediate and unconditional release.
Ms. al-Naami was detained at roughly 12:00 p.m., Monday, January 28, by the Houthi-run National Security Bureau after she had been called in for questioning.

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An open letter regarding Hudaydah

An open letter regarding Hudaydah

17 July 2018

This is an open letter addressing the alarming situation in Hudaydah by Yemeni development champions who regularly convene in the framework of our Rethinking Yemen’s Economy project, which is implemented in cooperation with Sanaa Center for Strategic Studies and DeepRoot Consultung.

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Statement Visa Ban

CARPO Statement on President Trump’s Visa Ban

06 February 2017

The Center for Applied Research in Partnership with the Orient (CARPO) welcomes the recent federal district and federal appeals court decisions to block President Donald Trump’s Executive Order banning people from seven Muslim-majority countries (Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen) from entry into the United States for at least 90 days. We consider this Executive Order as highly discriminatory and as undermining values of humanity in general and values that are central to successful research, education as well as policy-making in particular, such as openness, inclusion, and global exchange. Read full statement

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