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Live from Abu Dhabi Connect the World takes you on a journey across continents, investigating the stories that are changing our world.

Live from Abu Dhabi Connect the World takes you on a journey across continents, investigating the stories that are changing our world.

Letters of Hope

April 29th, 2014
05:00 PM ET

The world's largest refugee camp – Dadaab in Kenya – is some three thousand kilometers from the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan. But children in the two camps have been united through the power of pen and paper. Aid agency CARE International helped Somali children write letters of hope and encouragement to Syrian youngsters in a similar predicament. This video demonstrates what happened next.


Filed under:  Africa • General • Middle East • Syria

A Pilot's Eye View of Dubai

April 29th, 2014
03:30 PM ET

For pilot/photographer Karim Nafatni, the cockpit is his office, the rooftop his hangout. Both vantage points allow him to capture stunning photographic vistas of Dubai's world-class skyline.


Filed under:  CNN iReport • General • Middle East • Parting Shots • Photography