Articles tagged: SAT-7
TURNING TO THE CROSS IN A SECOND PANDEMIC EASTER
As many countries face a new surge of COVID-19, SAT-7’s special Easter programming in Arabic, Farsi, and Turkish helps viewers find new hope and life at the foot of the Cross.
“I’M NOT DISCOURAGED – THE EXPLOSION MOVED ME TO HELP MORE”
Young SAT-7 KIDS Presenter Markus Kashouh reflects on how the Beirut Port explosion has affected him and his friends, how his faith helped him through, and how he hopes to help SAT-7 KIDS viewers build this same resilience through his new program By The Way.
FROM THE STUDIO TO THE STREETS OF BEIRUT
Among the rubble and dust, SAT-7 Lebanon staff provide food and refreshments for the people in the areas affected by the Beirut Port explosion. Juliana Sfeir shares her eye-witness account of relief efforts in the explosion’s aftermath.
SAT-7 calls for prayers as massive explosion rocks Beirut, Lebanon
A massive explosion in the Lebanese capital Beirut early Tuesday evening, 4 August 2020, has left thousands wounded and caused extensive damage according to early reports.
“MUCH WORK TO BE DONE” FOR WOMEN’S RIGHTS IN THE MENA
While some news headlines show hope and progress, others reveal there is still a long road ahead in the fight for gender equality and opportunities for women in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). As part of the efforts towards change, SAT-7 continues to beam messages for educating viewers, advocating for the marginalised, and encouraging new perspectives.
A LIFE-TIME EXPERIENCE AND MY CALLING TO VOLUNTEER WITH SAT-7
I love broadcasting and I love working with SAT-7 because of my background in media. I have two degrees in broadcasting and started my career on a gourmet cooking show with Julia Child. When I started a family, I began to volunteer in the media ministry of my church, starting radio and tv programs, and creating Christmas Eve specials for most of thirty years.
TAKING A STAND AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
As the world marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (25 November), SAT-7 is a catalyst for change in the Middle East and North Africa. With support from the Christian broadcaster, and the local Church, courageous women break free from cycles of violence – and perpetrators find ways to change.
CHAMPIONING CHILDREN’S RIGHTS IN THE MIDDLE EAST
As today is Universal Children’s Day and the 30th anniversary of the Convention of the Rights of the Child, Christian broadcaster SAT-7 KIDS is championing for children. In a region where childhoods are often cut short, year-round the channel raises awareness of children’s rights among its young viewers, their parents, and wider society in the Middle East and North Africa.