Articles tagged: women
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.
A VOICE FOR NORTH AFRICAN WOMEN
Presenter and producer Samia Jallali Kessai and her film crew recorded 26 episodes of a women’s program called You Are Precious. It is in Arabic with Kabyle subtitles. Hence it is accessible to different communities spread throughout Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, Mauritania and Libya.
SAT-7 IS CHANGING PERCEPTIONS ABOUT WOMEN
SAT-7’s Communications Director, Mette Swartz, reflects on women’s rights and equality in the Middle East and North Africa. She cites a recent UN Women survey and discusses the role SAT-7 plays in creating a shift in the region.
SHE’S THE STORY
Are all women in the Middle East and North Africa victims or hostages of oppression, cultural pressures, and male domination?
WORDS OF WISDOM: THE PROVERBS 31 WOMAN
In a time of uncertainty across the Middle East and North Africa, how can women respond? Across the region, women are demonstrating what it means to be a ‘Proverbs 31’ woman despite the difficulties they face.
‘SPEAK UP’, A PLATFORM FOR MOTHERS’ VOICES
Many Egyptian Christian families have been left traumatised by the recent violent attacks on their community. SAT-7 ARABIC’s counselling program for women, Speak Up, reaches out to mothers of traumatised children, offering support and advice.
IF WE CAN DO IT, YOU CAN TOO!
Turkish women still face discrimination and oppression in a country that has moved in recent months from democratic to autocratic. The program Homemade is inspiring women across the country by introducing them to successful Turkish female professionals, empowering them in their daily lives.