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More than 20,000 girls married illegally every day

More than 20,000 girls are married every day below the minimum age permitted by national law, according to new research from Save the Children and the World Bank marking the International Day of... Read more

Save the Children, UNHCR and Pearson join forces to tackle refugee education crisis

LONDON: September 2017: Save the Children, UNHCR, and Pearson have launched a new report, called Promising Practices in Refugee Education, which sets out 10 critical recommendations for improving... Read more

Right of Education for 1 million Palestinian children at risk

Scores of Palestinian children continue to struggle to realize their right to education as students return to school last week. School demolitions, confiscation of equipment, double shifts,... Read more

Five years of Za’atari – last hope of schooling for Syrian teens

Five years ago today, Za’atari camp opened in the north of Jordan to deal with the sudden influx of refugees fleeing conflict and brutality inside Syria.... Read more

Refugee Education Crisis Looming in Uganda

With nearly one million refugees expected to have crossed the border from South Sudan to Uganda by the end of this month, Save the Children is calling for education to be put at the centre of a... Read more

One In Every Four Children Being Robbed Of Their Childhood, New Report from Save the Children finds

One quarter of the world's children are being denied a childhood, a new report from Save the Children has revealed. The report includes a global index ranking the places where childhood is most and... Read more

Kenya to host the Global Goals World Cup tournament ahead of the International Women’s Day

Nairobi, Kenya (February 7, 2017) – A regional tournament for women supporting the United Nations 17 Global Goals dubbed ‘Global Goals World Cup (GGWCup)’, will be held in Nairobi Kenya on 5th... Read more

World is more than 450 years off target from meeting child poverty promise

The world is 452 years away from delivering on the promise of ending extreme child poverty, new figures commissioned by Save the Children show. This timescale of four and half centuries is as... Read more

One girl under 15 married every seven seconds

One girl under 15 is married every seven seconds, according to new analysis by Save the Children that reveals the scale of the threat posed by child marriage to education, health and children’s... Read more

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