Waleed Alhariri

Sana'a Center for Strategic Studies; Carnegie New Leader Advisory Council

Waleed Alhariri heads the U.S. office of the Sana'a Center for Strategic Studies (SCSS), from where he heads the center’s U.S.-based operations generally, including research and project development, and authors the Sana'a Center's monthly report ""Yemen at the UN.""

Alhariri is also a fellow-in-residence at Columbia Law School Human Rights Institute. Alhariri previously worked with the International Peace Institute in supporting the development of the Arab Forum for Citizenship in Transition project, and was a researcher and monitor of political and human rights developments with Human Rights Watch following Yemen’s 2011 uprising.

Featured Work

DEC 20, 2018 Podcast

Global Ethics Weekly: A "Carefully Optimistic" Update on Yemen, with Waleed Alhariri

Waleed Alhariri, U.S. director of the Sana'a Center for Strategic Studies, discusses major developments in the Yemen conflict, which remains the world's worst humanitarian ...

AUG 9, 2018 Podcast

Global Ethics Weekly: The Ongoing Crisis in Yemen

The world's worst humanitarian crisis is ongoing in Yemen, as the Saudi-led coalition, with the support of the U.S., continues its brutal campaign against ...

Air strike in Sana'a, May 2015. CREDIT: <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Air_strike_in_Sana%27a_11-5-2015.jpg">Ibrahem Qasim</a>  (<a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/deed.en">CC</a>)

JUN 21, 2017 Podcast

Waleed Alhariri on the U.S. Covert Use of Lethal Force, and the Crisis in Yemen

Waleed Alhariri of the Sana'a Center for Strategic Studies discusses the Center's new report on U.S. covert attacks against al Qaeda and other radical ...