ON WORLD EDUCATION DAY, SAT-7 STANDS FOR LEARNING FOR ALL
As we celebrate World Education Day (24 Jan), SAT-7 ARABIC launches a new season of Follow Up, a first-of-its-kind program with education’s role in peace-building at its heart. The show helps parents and teachers support all children, including those with special educational needs, to thrive in the Middle East’s under-resourced school systems and go on to take their places in society.
PROMOTING IRANIANS’ RIGHTS TO FREEDOM OF RELIGION
Current tensions between the United States and Iran could further threaten the rights of religious minorities in the Middle East. New short videos on SAT-7 PARS’ Insiders program will support the Persian speaking Channel in its advocacy to inform viewers in Iran, Afghanistan, and Tajikistan of their rights to freedom of religion and belief.
HEALING TEARS FALL ON FROM HEART TO HEART
Marianne and Rawad Daou are doing something truly extraordinary. On From Heart to Heart, their live relationship counselling program, the couple show radical vulnerability, empathy, and love. And it is working. Viewers who are hurting terribly – and who often have nowhere else to turn – are sharing life-changing breakthroughs.
SAT-7 PARENTING SUPPORT GIVES HOPE TO BEREAVED MOTHER
The words of bereaved mother Maryam* show the vital impact of SAT-7’s parenting support. When advice from the SAT-7 ACADEMY counselling program The Coach transformed her young son’s life, Maryam did not know the coming months would be his last – but in her grief, she clings to her memories of this joyful time.
“LOVE IS WHAT JOINS US TOGETHER” SHARES CHRISTIAN YOUNGSTER FROM LEBANON CHILDREN’S HOME
As international conflict hits the headlines, a young boy from a Lebanon children’s home tells millions of television viewers, “Love is what joins us together.” His message of peace and hope is one of many spotlighted by SAT-7, which broadcasts to millions across the Middle East and North Africa.
INSPIRING YOUNG SYRIAN WOMAN IS LIVING PROOF OF SAT-7’S IMPACT
A young Syrian woman who grew up with SAT-7 KIDS is living proof of the channel’s lasting positive impact. Sarah Rose, who devotes her time to serving others, credits the Christian broadcaster with helping her develop her faith and strong values – even as she spent her entire adolescence in a warzone.
BOY WITH DOWN’S SYNDROME IS JOYFUL FACE OF SAT-7 KIDS’ CHRISTMAS
SAT-7 KIDS models the seasonal spirit of love and acceptance with a groundbreaking Christmas special. In keeping with the Christian broadcaster’s year-round inclusivity, which is uncommon in the Middle East, among the young guests are children with disabilities – including a young boy with Down’s syndrome – and a Syrian refugee.