Wikipedia:WikiProject Yemen

WikiProject Yemen
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Some Wikipedians have formed a project to better organize information in articles related to Yemen. This page and its subpages contain their suggestions; it is hoped that this project will help to focus the efforts of other Wikipedians. If you have any question, please inquire on the talk page. All help is appreciated!


  1. To improve the quality and quantity of Yemen related articles, including improving Yemen to featured article status.
  2. To present a holistic view of Yemen and her cultural influence on the world.
  3. To make Wikipedia one of the prime online resources on Yemen.


Active membersEdit

To join WikiProject Yemen, edit this section and add the Wikitext #{{subst:me}} with your areas of interest to the bottom of the following list of members. Members should also place member identification on their user page.

  1. Dr. Blofeld (talk · contribs)
  2. Chilicheese22 (talk · contribs)
  3. Email4mobile (talk · contribs)
  4. Jidan (talk · contribs)
  5. Inahet (talk · contribs)
  6. Yom (talk · contribs)
  7. Madris (talk · contribs)
  8. BigHaz (talk · contribs)
  9. Aelfthrytha (talk · contribs)
  10. Cluckbang (talk · contribs)
  11. Bamakhrama (talk · contribs)
  12. Aymx (talk · contribs)
  13. Darwinek (talk · contribs)
  14. Skatewalk (talk · contribs)
  15. Mutargim (talk · contribs)
  16. Damian Doyle (talk · contribs)
  17. JamesBay (talk · contribs)
  18. Middayexpress (talk · contribs)
  19. Rastko Pocesta (talk · contribs)
  20. Al Ameer son (talk · contribs)
  21. Hanibal911 (talk · contribs)
  22. Mufaddalqn (talk · contribs)
  23. Boredwhytekid (talk · contribs)
  24. Jackninja5 (talk · contribs)
  25. Kudzu1 (talk · contribs)
  26. Mr. Ibrahem (talk · contribs)
  27. A326 (talk · contribs)
  28. Fritzmann2002 (talk · contribs)
  29. 967Bytes (talk · contribs)
  30. Panam2014 (talk · contribs)
  31. Rcc105 (talk · contribs)
  32. SharabSalam (talk · contribs)

Former membersEdit

Thank you for your help! Please move your username back to the active list when you can participate again.

  1. Buaidh (talk · contribs) 16:02:21, 3 May 2019 (UTC) 

Member identificationEdit

Members of WikiProject Yemen should place one of the following lines of Wikitext on their user page to add it to Category:WikiProject Yemen members.

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[[Category:WikiProject Yemen members]] none linked pages
{{Template:User WikiProject Yemen}}
 This user is a member of WikiProject Yemen.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP Yemen}}
 This user is a member of
WikiProject Yemen.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP Yemen|invite}} linked pages

For other Yemen user templates see Category:Yemen user templates.


Please feel free to list your Yemen-related article here (newer articles at the top, please). Listing the articles here often gets other editors to help improve and expand a new article.

Articles that need to be createdEdit

  1. Shamma /Shammah also known as Yemeni snuff
  2. al-Dhahak (Arabic: إمارة آل الضحاك‎) a Yemeni dynasty
  3. Manakhis (Arabic: امارة المناخي‎) a Yemeni dynasty
  4. Dhu Ru'ayn al-Himyari
  5. Afriqish b. Qays
  6. Abdullah Ba-Kalaba
  7. Abdulhadi Khidhr
  8. Amna Yousuf
  9. Yahya Awadh
  10. Ahmad Fathi
  11. Ahmed Sunaidar
  12. Ali Alanisi
  13. Amal Kadal
  14. Jaber Ali Ahmed
  15. Mohammed Alharithy
  16. Mohammed Obaid Al-Qa'atabi
  17. Yahya Omer Al Yafiee
  18. Yasser Al-Ghurazy

Articles that need to be expandedEdit

  1. Badreddin al-Houthi
  2. Hilbah
  3. Abdullah Al-Baradouni
  4. Ayoob Tarish
  5. History of Yemen - and related articles about the history of Yemen.
  6. Governorates of Yemen - We need a map of Yemen with the 21 governorates and some info about them.
  7. Music of Yemen
  8. Culture of Yemen
  9. Ibrahim al-Hamadi
  10. Rasulids
  11. Abdul Rahman Isma’il al-Khawlani (Wadah al-Yemen)

Newly created articlesEdit

  1. Fuad al-Kibsi
  2. Hussein Moheb
  3. Dhu Shanatir
  4. Hassan Ibn Tubba' As'ad Abi Karib
  5. Dhu'l Manar Abrahah
  6. Houthi tribe
  7. Abu Bakr Salem Belfkih
  8. Mother Teresa's Massacre in Aden
  9. List of cities in Socotra
  10. Kilmia
  11. Qalansiyah
  12. Bakil
  13. Hashid
  14. Yemenite reunification
  15. King of Yemen
  16. Bader Ben Hirsi
  17. Al-Akhdam

Recognised contentEdit

Featured listsEdit

Good articlesEdit

Former good articlesEdit

Did you know? articlesEdit

In the News articlesEdit


Project noticeEdit

{{WikiProject Yemen}}
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  This article is part of WikiProject Yemen, which aims to improve Wikipedia's coverage of Yemen-related topics. If you would like to participate, you can edit this article, or visit the project page, where you can join the project and see a list of objectives.
{{User WikiProject Yemen}}
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 This user is a member of WikiProject Yemen.
{{Governorates of Yemen}}
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Governorates of Yemen  

Abyan - أبين | Aden - عدن | Ad Dali' - الضالع | Al Bayda' - البيضاء | Al Hudaydah - الحديدة | Al Jawf - الجوف | Al Mahrah - المهرة | Al Mahwit - المحويت | 'Amran - عمران | Dhamar - ذمار |
Hadhramaut - حضرموت | Hajjah - حجة | Ibb - إب | Lahij - لحج | Ma'rib - مأرب | Raymah - ريمه | Sa'dah - صعده | Sana'a - صنعاء | Sana'a(capital) - صنعاء | Shabwah - شبوة | Ta'izz - تعز


{{User Yemen History}}
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This user is interested in the history of Yemen.

Stub templatesEdit



Wikipedia Categories should always be added to articles. They give a good oversight over the Yemeni articles, and show the correlation between the different articles. Feel free also to add new categories.


To display all subcategories click on the "►":
Yemen(14 C, 4 P)
Yemen-related lists(13 C, 18 P)
Yemeni culture(16 C, 7 P)
Economy of Yemen(13 C, 11 P)
Education in Yemen(7 C, 3 P)
Environment of Yemen(6 C, 4 P)
Geography of Yemen(14 C, 16 P)
Government of Yemen(16 C, 22 P)
Health in Yemen(6 C, 3 P)
History of Yemen(24 C, 56 P)
Politics of Yemen(12 C, 20 P)
Yemeni society(19 C, 11 P)
Yemen stubs(4 C, 195 P)


To display all subcategories click on the "►":
Yemeni culture(16 C, 7 P)
Arts in Yemen(6 C, 1 P)
Yemeni awards(1 P)
Yemeni clothing(2 P)
Yemeni cuisine(2 C, 42 P)
Events in Yemen(8 C, 1 P)
Flags of Yemen(1 P)
Languages of Yemen(17 P)
Mass media in Yemen(8 C, 2 P)
Yemeni records(1 P)
Religion in Yemen(9 C, 4 P)
Yemen researchers(1 C, 10 P)
Sport in Yemen(18 C, 4 P)
Works about Yemen(2 C)


To display all subcategories click on the "►":
Geography of Yemen(14 C, 16 P)
Borders of Yemen(5 C, 6 P)
Deserts of Yemen(4 P)
Ecoregions of Yemen(1 C, 9 P)
Geology of Yemen(6 C, 6 P)
Landforms of Yemen(7 C, 2 P)
Landmarks in Yemen(2 C)
Natural disasters in Yemen(2 C, 1 P)
Populated places in Yemen(27 C, 6 P)
Protected areas of Yemen(1 C, 1 P)
Subdivisions of Yemen(2 C, 3 P)
Time in Yemen(1 P)
Yemen geography stubs(3 C, 539 P)


To display all subcategories click on the "►":
History of Yemen(24 C, 56 P)
History of Aden(2 C, 3 P)
Archaeology of Yemen(1 C, 3 P)
Disasters in Yemen(3 C, 1 P)
Explorers of Arabia(40 P)
Historians of Yemen(1 P)
History of the Houthis(2 C, 1 P)
Jewish Yemeni history(3 C, 27 P)
Yemeni nationalism(1 C, 1 P)
Philately of Yemen(7 P)
Rulers of Yemen(12 C, 14 P)
History of Sana'a(2 C, 3 P)
Yemeni history timelines(1 C, 1 P)
Yemeni tribes(2 C, 41 P)
Yemeni monarchy(3 C, 9 P)


To display all subcategories click on the "►":
Yemeni people(29 C, 8 P)
Yemeni men(1 C)
Yemeni women(2 C)
Aden Protectorate people(1 C, 6 P)
Yemeni billionaires(2 P)
Yemeni centenarians(1 P)
Colony of Aden people(1 C, 10 P)
Yemeni diaspora(8 C, 3 P)
Yemeni families(3 C)
Hadhrami people(3 C, 73 P)
North Yemeni people(3 C)
Yemeni rebels(1 C, 7 P)
Rulers of Yemen(12 C, 14 P)
Yemeni scholars(1 C)
South Yemeni people(4 C, 1 P)
Yemeni tribes(2 C, 41 P)
Yemeni people stubs(2 C, 93 P)


To display all subcategories click on the "►":
Politics of Yemen(12 C, 20 P)

Wikipedia namespace and Meta-Wiki articles on Yemen WikiProjectEdit

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Main tool page:
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.

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