Articles tagged: conflict
FROM BELFAST TO BEIRUT: IN SEARCH OF PEACE
As people around the world mark the International Day of Peace on 21 September, SAT-7 Development Officer Phil Hilditch reflects on what his unusual life journey has taught him about peace – and how a new project by SAT-7 and partners in Lebanon is an opportunity to partner in God’s work to promote the ideals of peace.
PERFECT TIMING FOR EDUCATION CHANNEL
As every school child knows, September is the month when the sun finally sets on the summer holidays and a new school year gusts in! But over 13.4 million children in the Middle East and North Africa will have no school place to go to.
MIDDLE EAST “GOING BACKWARDS” SAYS SAT-7 CEO
Warning that the entire region was “going backwards in development terms”, Founder and CEO Dr Terence Ascott pointed to a series of grim statistics that underline the crisis across the Middle East right now.
HELPING REFUGEES TO HELP THEMSELVES
Displaced from their homes and often unable to access healthcare, refugees are particularly vulnerable to an array of physical and mental health problems.