about yali

Welcome to YALI

Founded by the United States Embassy in Sana’a in 1975, YALI now celebrates its 41st anniversary as the largest and most respected English language institute in Yemen. Supported by a range of public and private sponsors, individuals, and a number of bilateral and multilateral development sponsors, YALI's mission is to provide world-class English-language training to Yemeni students, employees and civil servants to help them achieve their personal and professional career goals. YALI also works to promote cultural understanding through it information programs and cultural activities.