Khwaja Saadat Noor

Khwaja Saadat Noor is an international development professional with multi-country and multicultural experience. As a technical expert, he helps governments formulate and design large-scale community impact programs, mainly on health, the environment and agriculture. He holds a double master’s in international development and philosophy.

Is Animal Sacrifice on Eid al-Adha Still Relevant?

July 31, 2020

Every year during the festival of Eid al-Adha, Muslims around the world sacrifice an animal — a goat, sheep, cow or camel — to reflect Prophet Ibrahim’s (Abraham) willingness to sacrifice his son, Ismail (Ishmael), after Allah (God) instructed him to in a dream. Before he could do so, Allah...

Blasphemy Laws: Sacrilege in God's Name

May 07, 2019

Blasphemy laws create religious extremism, repress the people, bind the hands of government and paralyze the country at will. On February 25, 2018, Rome’s ancient Colosseum was lit in red to condemn Asia Noreen’s death sentence. Commonly known as Asia Bibi, Noreen is a Christian woman in Pakistan who faced...