Articles tagged: social impact
EXPOSING THE REALITY OF IRAN’S DRUG ABUSE CRISIS
A hard-hitting new SAT-7 PARS documentary reveals the true human cost of Iran’s escalating drug addiction problem. “I used to live, and lived to use,” said Davoud, who bravely shared his testimony on Crystal Death, which will air this month
POWERFUL TESTIMONIES HELP SYRIANS STAND FIRM IN FAITH
Amid the turmoil and threats of persecution, SAT-7 is helping Syrian Christians take comfort in Jesus. The encouraging words of women from war-torn Aleppo helped show viewers, in similar situations, that God is with them.
GOD GIVES TOYS THROUGH CHURCH TO SYRIAN KIDS
Learning to trust in God’s provision helps children in war-ravaged Syria to grow strong in faith despite the suffering around them. One Syrian Sunday School is helping children to depend on God – even when it comes to the toys they dearly cherish.
HELPING REFUGEES HELP THEMSELVES
The SAT-7 ACADEMY program Your Doctor equips refugees and displaced persons with the knowledge to handle medical issues teaching them to “be their own doctor” and helping them to help themselves.
ENDING VIOLENCE, DISCRIMINATION, AND FGM
Cruelty in classrooms, shaming those with disabilities, and female genital mutilation (FGM) are all too commonplace in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Informative programs on SAT-7 ACADEMY aim to change minds and attitudes.
FIRST IRANIAN FEMALE BISHOP ON SAT-7 PARS
Reverend Guli Francis Dehqani will be consecrated at the end of November, making her the first Iranian woman to ever become a bishop. She was recently interviewed on SAT-7 PARS popular women’s show Insiders.
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.