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Why are we bridging the gap in Bangladesh?

Most people may assume that the main challenge facing children in poorer economies, such as Bangladesh, is that of poverty. While it is certainly one of the main challenges, poor transportation,...

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Supporting children with disabilities through innovative practices in Albania

Co-authored by: Irena Celaj, Project Officer, Aida Bekic,  Regional Project Manager and Simine Alam, Regional Information and Communication Manager, Save the Children MEEE...

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‘’I can’t wait to go back’’

Nada* was turned away at three different schools because of her physical and mental challenges before finally getting accepted. Since then, she never looked back....

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Their Education, Our Future: Young minds deserve a chance to shine  

Co-authored by Ahmed Bayram, Media and Communications Officer, Save the Children in Lebanon...

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Increased budget for maternal newborn health in Tanzania

Co-authored by John Engels, Director of Advocacy, Communications and Knowledge Management, Saving Newborn Lives, Save the Children US...

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Save the Children announces Ruby Lin as our new goodwill ambassador

We are proud to announce that well-known actress, producer and singer, Ruby Lin is now our goodwill ambassador in China. Ruby Lin will help us raise public awareness about the rights of children...

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Bridging the Gap: youth-led campaigning for every last child

Bangladesh boasts of a substantial youth population made up of approximately 50 million, who have the potential to contribute as partners and lead us to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals ...

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Girls speak up and free Guatemala from child marriage 

“I am 16 years old and I do not want to get married,” said Brenda Alviruez, a 16 year old adolescent, loudly when she spoke at a press conference before media and deputies of the congress,...

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El Salvador reforms its legislation to prohibit child marriage

Thousands of girls and adolescents in El Salvador will be more protected and their rights will not be violated: the Legislature approved the reform of Article 14 of the Family Code prohibiting...

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Defending her dreams at age 13: a blog by youth advocate

Originally published on Daily Star....

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From Habiganj to Rayerbazar Slum: a blog by a youth advocate

Originally published on Daily Star....

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Save the Children's youth advocate in the spotlight at High-Level Political Forum

Co-written by Aya Abu Sitteh, Advocacy and Communications Officer, Save the Children Jordan

Inspiring real and lasting change in the lives of children around the world should always remain high o...

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