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Almost half of all Papua New Guinean children have stunted growth from chronic malnutrition and it is taking an enormous toll on the country's economy, new research has revealed.
Dr. Tim Farnum, a Denver anesthesiologist and father of five, has come up with an exciting new way to "Save The Children" from a modern threat to childhood that makes sugary soda pop look like an innocent indulgence: smartphones.
The Tudors actress Joely Richardson has swapped life on set for a heartfelt mission with Save The Children to mark World refugee Day.
Save The Children Zambia has finally closed out the Direct Response Through Emergency Cash Transfer project in Sinazongwe District in Southern province.
The district administrations of the two districts, with the help of Save The Children, an NGO, will soon organise camps in tea gardens and hand out the birth certificates.
child sex tourism networks are operating in four states and have links with the travel and tourism industry, the Mexico chapter of the Save The Children Fund charged yesterday. ADVERTISEMENT. The networks exist in popular resort destinations in ...
Midwives from Afghanistan and Tanzania have been awarded for their outstanding roles in developing the profession in their countries despite all odds.
Save The Children teamed up with facebook on an ad campaign that launched on World refugee Day Tuesday. "It's Not the Same This Year" features a series of 12-second spots depicting children from Syria and their transformations before and after the war, ...
asylum seeker and refugee children detained in immigration detention facilities in Asia-Pacific continue to face harrowing conditions including exposure to violence, sexual abuse and life-threatening conditions, a new report by Save The Children and ...
... in your city, petitions and days of action - the more noise we make, the more they are likely to listen. Header Image - A teacher instructs children in a classroom at Hamam al-Alil Camp for displaced people in Iraq.
Since the start of the Mosul response, Save The Children has provided psychosocial support for 13,246 children through child Friendly Spaces (CFS) located in various camps.
Save The Children provides help for children in 120 countries around the world, including the UK. There are over 3.5 million children living in poverty in the UK alone, and together with major crises in East Africa, South Sudan and Syria to name but a ...
A VOLUNTEER-run pop-up bookshop has been launched in Mirrabooka to raise funds for WA children support programs. Not-for-profit organisation Save The Children and The Square Mirrabooka launched a temporary book shop last Friday, where people ...
Lisa Butcher has organised another sponsored walk in aid of Save The Children and is looking for more walkers.
Save The Children called for the rapid implementation of an Italian law passed in March, which set out precise procedures to verify new arrivals' ages, nominate guardians and placements in reception families while guaranteeing access to healthcare and ...
Richard Bland, Save The Children's national director of policy, advocacy and development, was most surprised by the country's low ranking and its position between Bosnia and Russia.
He shared his story with Save The Children in South Africa. Stephen's story is similar to other children crossing borders and getting shunned by the system.
Save The Children has warned that the rate of cholera infection in Yemen has tripled over the past 14 days, with an average of 105 children contracting the disease every hour - or one every 35 seconds.
"We should treat children first and foremost as children," Daniela Reale, Save The Children Lead on Children on the Move, told DW, adding that integration is "crucial.
"Maybe this term we will provide the books," said Kevin Afura, who teaches at the school for 500 children operated by the aid group Save The Children. "They write on the ground." Schooling is the latest challenge in this overcrowded refugee settlement ...
The cholera outbreak in Yemen is escalating at an alarming rate, with experts warning that a child is now infected with the disease every 35 seconds, according to Save The Children. Grant Pritchard, the charity's director in Yemen, warned the country ...
We tend to think of childhood as a precious, sheltered time of learning, growing, and playing. But millions of children face a very different reality.
More than 2,290 young refugees were being held without proper access to food, adequate health facilities or education in Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia at the end of 2016, according to a joint report (pdf) by Save The Children and the Asia Pacific ...
"Every child deserves a childhood," said Rich Bland, Save The Children's national director of policy and advocacy, adding that conditions for the youngest and most vulnerable citizens determines our larger outlook.
A child in Angola is 20 times more likely to die before the age of 5 than one in the United States. children in parts of sub-Saharan Africa are among the worst off ...
June 12 marks World Day Against child Labor but in Afghanistan officials from Save The Children said last year 200,000 child laborers returned with their ...
ALEXANDRA - Save The Children South Africa has called on citizens to take proactive steps to end violence against women and children.
When you consider both historical and modern day issues plaguing the world right now, it's no surprise that this new list of the best and worst places to be a kid ...
"But it's important that Save The Children and others keep bringing it up and putting it before the public because it can be forgotten, ignored or passed over amidst the news of the day," says Robert Black, the director of international programs at the ...
GSK and Save The Children have awarded their $1m healthcare Innovation Award to four new approaches to reducing deaths in the under-fives.
Biden, an English professor and advocate for children's rights, was visiting the eastern Aegean island on Wednesday as the board chair of Save The Children NGO, an NGO that has been active on Chios since 2015. She is accompanied by the organization's ...
Four health organisations from developing countries have today been recognised by GSK and Save The Children for innovations that reduce deaths in children under five.
"Childhood should be the time when our nation's youngest citizens safely grow, learn and play," the report says. "Yet, for millions of children in the United States - and hundreds of millions more children around the world - childhood is ending too soon.
A new report by the charity Save The Children says one in every four children are being denied a childhood. The Stolen Childhood report found up to 700 million children have had the promise of a full childhood brought to an early end-many of them in ...
"At this difficult time, Save The Children wishes to inform the general public that we are neither implementing health programmes nor conducting vaccinations in Kapoeta East.
Save The Children recently released a report showing the states where childhood is most threatened. Rankings are based on infant mortality, child food insecurity, high school graduation rates, child homicide and suicides and adolescent birth rates.
Save The Children is trialling an innovative, Amazon Dash style concept to boost its fundraising. The charity is using the online shopping company's Dash button concept to make giving donations as easy as pushing a button.
The report shows a wide gap between the best and worst ranked Balkan countries. Croatia comes top in the region, high up in 25th place, while Albania much further down, in 71st place.
She's doing the best for her kids and her youngest children, Jesse and Serenity, who participate in Save The Children's early childhood education programs. "Kids living in poverty can't really even be kids because they see drugs, drinking and guns. It ...
All 10 countries with the highest child homicide rates worldwide are in Latin America and the Caribbean, with Honduras topping the list, according to a report released Wednesday by Save The Children, an international non-profit organization. Such ...
After nearly 26 years in Ashford town centre, the Save The Children charity shop is closing its doors for the final time today.
"The winds are likely to be damaging, but we're especially concerned about the massive amounts of rainfall being predicted, which is likely to see a dangerous storm surge and flooding," Save The Children Country Director in Bangladesh, Mark Pierce said.
"The winds are likely to be damaging, but we're especially concerned about the massive amounts of rainfall being predicted, which is likely to see a dangerous storm surge and flooding," Save The Children Country Director in Bangladesh, Mark Pierce said.
CHARITY vehicles used for transporting families and engaging with kids at risk of homelessness have been hit by break-ins in Armadale.
Microsoft certified gold partner CNI has moved not-for-profit Save The Children Australia's virtual machines to Microsoft Azure in 30 days.
Communities devastated by the flooding and landslides that have so far killed 100 people in Sri Lanka could have another battle on their hands after almost 53,000 dengue fever cases were recorded across the country since the start of the year.
"In the same way as when there is an earthquake or a flood, not everyone in the developing world has enough resources or capacity to be able to get life-saving services and it falls to the charities like Save The Children to be able to provide that ...
Here at Save The Children, we are working to create a world in which every child has a healthy, happy and safe childhood. But we don't do it alone.
Earlier Tuesday, two Libyan-flagged boats harassed rescue ships coming to the aid of migrants, who were crammed onto small, overloaded and unsafe dinghies.
Save The Children knows that donating money isn't as alluring as online shopping. So the UK-based children's charity is taking a page from Amazon and using the online shopping company's Dash button concept to make giving donations as easy as, well, ...


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