AIYS, American Institute for Yemeni Studies

The American Institute for Yemeni Studies (AIYS) is a consortium of institutions of higher education whose purpose is to promote scholarly research on Yemen. The Institute provides essential resources for the support of research in Yemen and the development of academic ties between the Yemeni and American academic communities. Information about AIYS can be found at our website The Yemen Webdate Blog can be found at This Facebook will draw attention to activities of AIYS. Please note that this is an academic site, not a forum for political debate.