Arab Idol Winner Mohammed Assaf Goes on US Tour to Aid Palestinian Refugees

Arab Idol Winner Mohammed Assaf Goes on US Tour to Aid Palestinian Refugees

By Reem Tolba

  Palestinian pop singer Mohammed Assaf, who also happens to be the winner of Arab Idol’s second season, is currently on a US tour, for all the best reasons. Why, you ask? Because Assaf has already raised more than $275,000 for Palestinian refugees during his first half of the tour.   The “Promise for Palestine” […]

Uber and UNHCR Give Their #Voices4Refugees from Syria on World Refugee Day

Uber and UNHCR Give Their #Voices4Refugees from Syria on World Refugee Day

June 20th marks World Refugee Day, a gloomy but important commemoration to recognize the need for assisting those who suffer from displacement from their homes due to war, persecution, and unlivable environments. Escaping a safe haven that was once known as home due to the becoming engulfed in violence is not an easy decision to make […]

10 Arab Celebrities You Didn’t Know Were UN Goodwill Ambassadors

10 Arab Celebrities You Didn’t Know Were UN Goodwill Ambassadors

We know celebrities for the movies they’ve played or the songs they’ve sung that have stuck in our heads for God knows how long. But what do we know of the role these celebrities play in the society or even in the region? These iconic figures have taken it upon themselves to help fight some […]