What better way to get a sense of our work, and hear first-hand from the people who are affected by our programming, than through the medium of video. You can also find a listing of our videos on our YouTube channel.
- VideosMon, 22 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | Amineh Hoti and the Center for...
The Center for Dialogue and Action in Pakistan brings together people of different faiths and cultures to begin to respect and understand each other. The Center creates courses on peace-building and accepting "the other" with the goal of creating understanding and empathy. The aim of the Center is to create good global citizens.
- VideosMon, 22 Feb 2016UPIC 2016| Rabbi Simkha Weintraub Reflections
Rabbi Simkha Weintraub shares his experience visiting Pakistan with the US-Pakistan Interreligious Consortium. While on this journey he is surprised to find so much commonality between his story and the story of the Pakistanis.
- VideosSat, 20 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | Father Brian Muzas Reflections
Father Brian Muzas reflects on his experience in Pakistan with the US-Pakistan Interreligious Consortium. Through telling our stories and sharing experiences we can find peace and harmony.
- VideosSat, 20 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | Support Humanity Organization
The Support Humanity Organization was developed by a young entrepreneurial woman in the North West territories of Pakistan with the help of Intersections and the US-Pakistan Interreligious Consortium. The Project uses sustainable agriculture to empower women who have lost family to terrorism and sectarian violence in the region, and do not have any source of income.
- VideosFri, 19 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | An Inspirational Visit to the Katchi...
The UPIC delegates visited one of the poorest communities in Islamabad, Pakistan and were greeted with overwhelming generosity and hospitality. They were showered with rose petals and invited to a worship service. Here, delegate Rev. Lisa Vander Wal shares the experience of visiting this community and the powerful exchange she had with one little girl.
- VideosThu, 18 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | The Challenges and Possibilities of...
On February 19th, 2016, delegates from the US-Pakistan Interreligious Consortium (UPIC) were invited to a reception at the University of Management and Technology in Lahore, Pakistan. Faculty, students and administration welcomed the team with gifts, tour and a banquet; followed by a formal dialogue session with the theme: "The Challenges and Possibilities of the Interfaith Encounter."
- VideosThu, 18 Feb 2016Intersections Dance Collective: Moving Forward
Intersections Dance Collective (IDC) presents extracts from “Moving Forward”, a community-based performance born out of reflection around movements for social change. Research and conversations about how social movements and the environment affect our communities were translated into dance. This performance was held at Fort Washington Collegiate Church in May, 2015.
- VideosWed, 17 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | KidSpirit is Fostering Change in...
More than 65% of the Pakistani population is under 35. That's why it is especially important to engage youth in any effort toward lasting change. On our 2016 UPIC trip to Pakistan we visited with Shanzae Asif, a former student at the Lahore University of Management Sciences who interned at Intersections. Shanzae has been the catalyst for two editorial boards in Pakistan, one in Karachi and one in Lahore.
- VideosTue, 16 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | The Singing of Psalm 94 in the...
Christians are a religious minority in Pakistan with an estimated 2.5 million adherents. The Prayer Tower Ministry in the Katchi Abadi F9 slum in Islamabad, is an independent Pentecostal community. UPIC delegates visited the marginalized community as part of their February 2016 visit to Pakistan. Here the congregation sings Psalm 94 in the Punjabi language.
- VideosThu, 11 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | Critical Thinking Forum
The Critical Thinking Forum is a group of young scholars and intellectuals. Sofia Hussein said: "..this meeting with Intersections was a great opportunity for our students because these are not very common here in Pakistan... we should continue to have more of these sessions in order to bridge the gaps we have between Pakistan and the United States of America." Video by Tim Frakes.