S6 E5 ft. Mohammad and Haneen Canada vs Syria, hosted by Mohammad

By Rebecca Chambers

R.I.S.E. Academy is a Not for Private virtual high school that focuses on service learning, connecting youth to their community and finding ways to create solutions to problems related to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. On this podcast the youth in the program interview amazing people who are doing things to create change.

In this episode, RISER Mohammad continues to discuss the past and present of Syria with others. Former student of R.I.S.E. Academy, Haneen Darwesh, joins Mohammad as a special guest to discuss her experience of coming to Canada from Syria. Mohammad and Haneen also discuss some of the major differences between Canada and Syria from an environmental lens. Haneen reminds us to move forward with kindness, as simple acts can go a long way.