Sunday, February 19, 2012

Yemen's Wake Up Call

Who really doesn't need a Wake up call!

Basically, I was lucky to witness the first seed of the coming Yemen's “Wake Up Call”; an initiative, scheduled to be launched on the 21st of Feb. ; a day that coincides with the (give me a break!) presidential election in Yemen. And I'm more than happy to blog about it today.

"Our Wake up Call" is a global inititave by youth and it happened to be one of its ambassoders, a dear friend of mine; Abdullah Al-Maisari, a very active activist from Yemen. After lots of pondering into Yemen's crucial issues; it was set that Yemen’s Wake Up Call theme is Corruption & Target is (COCA). You can read more about it (here in Eng.) and (here in Ar.)

Here are two clips that beautifully explain the inititaive: