Articles tagged: refugees
BECAUSE NO CHILD SHOULD FEEL ALONE
Pictured above are Mayyar (13) and Mo (14). They are Palestinian brothers who’ve grown up in a refugee settlement in Lebanon. Divorce led to a broken family, so their grandmother raised them. They have not seen their mother for nine years and their father for ten.
“LITTLE SABAH, MY TEACHER AND MY HERO”
On a recent trip to Lebanon, Communications Officer Katerina Parpa visited a learning centre that uses SAT-7 ACADEMY’s educational programs to help refugee children thrive. Here she reflects on the experience and the heart-warming moments she shared with the Syrian and Iraqi children.
A TELEVISED EDUCATION WITH FAR-REACHING IMPACT
Since its launch in March 2015, SAT-7 KIDS’ My School program has been addressing the educational needs of displaced and underprivileged Arab children. Currently, 1.3 million children, parents, and teachers watch the show daily.
YOUR DOCTOR AVAILABLE ON THE TV
SAT‑7 is producing and broadcasting a series of short medical, education segments. One of these segments, Your Doctor, is presented by Dr. Hany Keylada, an expert on refugee issues who has served on the medical frontlines in war-torn Syria and Iraq.
SAT-7 ACADEMY launches to excitement all round
The launch of SAT-7’s new educational channel has been met with a warm welcome from experts and viewers alike. In celebration of the launch, 1 September, the channel was introduced by an inspiring 10-day live show featuring many distinguished guests.
WELCOME FOR EDUCATIONAL TV CHANNEL
SAT-7 has launched its latest channel, SAT-7 ACADEMY, on 1 September. Broadcasting around the clock in Arabic, its top class educational programs will offer complementary learning opportunities to millions of families throughout the region.
“I FELT STRONG”: EMPOWERING CHILDREN THROUGH EDUCATION
Alongside ACADEMY Channel Manager, Juliana Sfeir, colleague George Makeen is one of the driving forces behind SAT-7’s vision to help meet the educational needs of families in the Middle East.
SAT-7 TO LAUNCH EDUCATIONAL CHANNEL FOR REFUGEES
A new satellite television channel, SAT-7 ACADEMY is set to launch on 1 September. Broadcasting round-the-clock in Arabic, the channel will offer millions of displaced or refugee children complementary learning opportunities through a variety of television programs.