Our mission is to educate and update the US government and American public on the latest bilateral Yemeni-American issues. The office monitors news coverage of events which is of interest to both nations. This section serves to inform the readership on current developments in Yemen. The responsibilities of the Media and Public Affairs office encompass representing and acting as the Embassy’s spokesperson whereby we are able to respond to U.S. and international press inquiries, assisting Embassy officials in preparation for briefings as well as facilitating media interviews, journalist visits and other activities with both Yemeni Government and Embassy officials. We always welcome your inquires, comments and requests for information.
The Dutch-Yemeni Center for the Defense of Rights and Freedoms in partnership with the International Union of Yemeni Communities and a number of human rights and peace organizations organized a seminar entitled "Stockholm Consultations and the Prospects of Peace in Yemen" in Stockholm on Tuesday.
The Ministry of Human Rights organized a workshop to raise awareness of the rights of children in the capital, Aden, in cooperation with the UNICEF and a number CSOs and activists.
Minister of State for Affairs of Implementing National Dialogue Conference's (NDC) outcomes Yaser al-Ruaini launched on Tuesday a training course to trainers of trainers on awareness on Aden's significance in these outcomes.
Minister of Telecommunication Lutfi ba-Sharif, Minister of Transport Saleh al-Jabwani and a number of officials discussed on Tuesday implementing a plan for electronic connection of Yemen's airports, ports and ground outlets.