At the heart of any system is the common ground for individuals to relate to one another with profound mutual appreciation. While every fish might have a different shape, they all cohabit the same marine ecosystem. If one species were to take over, the system would collapse. The long-term health of any system, regardless of its size or complexity, is based on interdependence. Contributors to this edition of the Arabia Felix Magazine examine various frameworks in Yemen such as tribal and economic structures, offering action plans to build on their constructive nature and effect positive change.