The European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) invited to a lunch discussion to mark the launch of ECFR's newest paper "War and pieces: Political divides in southern Yemen":
- Raiman Al-Hamdani is a consultant at DeepRoot Consulting, specialising on human development, local communities and indigenous peace-making methods.
- Helen Lackner is an independent researcher and has worked in Yemen since the 1970s. Her latest book is Yemen in Crisis (UK edition 2017, US edition 2019, Arabic forthcoming 2020).
- Saleh al-Batati is a Journalist Fellow at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, a Yemeni journalist and a 2019 News and Documentary Emmy Award winner.
- Ellie Geranmayeh is the Deputy Director ofthe Middle East and North Africa Programme at ECFR.