World Heritage Collection

In these turbulent times when there is so much conflict and suffering across cultures and societies there is a responsibility to seek out ways to contribute
to the humanitarian and cultural foundations of these societies.

Part of our contribution is to support artisans and non-governmental charitable organizations in war zones and refugee camps which directly benefit people in need. Al Jazeera documents their lives and shares their human stories so you can experience the Al Jazeera spirit of telling the human story.

The Syrian war, which began in 2011, has seen more than 250,000 Syrians killed and almost four million become refugees, according to...
Artisans have been weaving the raffia cloth into the ‘Kuba Square’ or ‘Kasai Velvet’ for 400 years. To the Bakuba people, a cluster of...
Media organisations continue to tell the story of the besieged Gaza Strip. In 50 days of war in 2014, more than 2,200 Palestinians...
During the early morning hours of October 5, 2005, Hurricane Stan weighed down on Panabaj, a small village in Guatemala’s west. The...