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Save the Children in Ethiopia Launches its Every Last Child Campaign

Save the children in Ethiopia has successfully launched its Every Last Child Campaign in Jigjiga, Somali Regional State on the 15th of December 2016....

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Pintar, leer y escribir, las pasiones de Heysli

Heylsi, una niña de 7 años, habla sobre sobre las metodologías compartidas con las y los docentes de la escuela Marvin Mitchel en el marco del proyecto “TransformArte: Promoviendo la...

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Un ‘boost’ à la lecture pour les enfants en Côte d’Ivoire

Michelle *, 9 years old, is a smiling and friendly girl who lives with her family in the village of Aheoua in the department of Akoupé in the Ivory Coast. Michelle goes to the primary school of...

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Advocacy Milestone for Zambia’s Children

Since November 2014 our team in Zambia have been focused on promoting child rights and participation in parliamentary discussions and amongst key governmental stakeholders. Efforts which...

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‘We have to speak out, silence just encourages the problem’

During a discussion with a group of ten teenage girls on the issues which affect their community in Manshiyat Nasr, a poor urban area in Cairo, it was revealed that many of them are being harassed...

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Save the Children South Africa launches Violence Unwrapped

South Africa is regarded as one of the most violent countries in the world. Our high crime levels often makes international news, however, the cases that do make the headlines only skim the surface...

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Over 100 co-sponsors joined our UN resolution to eliminate child, early and forced marriage!

On 17th November the UN General Assembly adopted a Resolution on Child Early and Forced Marriage (CEFM) this is a notable win in our global and national efforts to end child marriage by 2030. The...

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You see the needs but there is no investment

Alejandra, 14, in the rural village of La Ceja, Colombia, talks to us about investment in children

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Child Marriage and After

Article originally published in My Republica: http://www.myrepublica.com/news/9739...

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Schoolchildren mark launch of Every Last Child campaign with poetry

Thousands of schoolchildren joined policy makers to take part in the launch of the Every Last Child campaign in seven locations across South Sudan....

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L’éducation des filles en Côte d’Ivoire: l’histoire de Joséphine

In her arms Joséphine* holds her daughter Odette*. In Côte d'Ivoire, early pregnancy is one of the major causes of girls dropping out of school. ...

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Mobile based technology to prevent child marriage

Due to a collaboration between Access to Information (a2i) and Save the Children, and, in line with the Prime Minister’s promise for a more Digital Bangladesh, Kurigram District Administration has...

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