Kiribati is known as the drowning Island. Most of the Islands are only 1-2 meters above seas level. Climate change is a very real natural disaster for the people of this island. Already two islands have been swallowed up. (🙄 And some people still deny the reality of climate change.)
Palestine is home to the world’s oldest known city: Jericho. This city is known to have existed at least since since 9,000 BCE. The most famous and important historical people to have walked this city are Jesus, Herod, and Alexander the Great.
Algeria is one of the Islamic nations where women have a very high status in their society. Today women make up to 60% of Algeria’s judges and students, and 70% of Algeria’s lawyers, despite still being a patriarchal society.