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Saviano Abreu, Global Campaign Team, Save the Children International
Malawi: understanding the need to reach every last child

In Malawi, Save the Children is campaigning for children living in the most remote areas who lack access to quality healthcare and education services. ...

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Breaking barriers

Hripsime, from Armenia, used to spend most of her days on her own and was isolated from the world around her. She has hearing difficulties and can only communicate through sign language. She tried...

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¿Por qué es necesario invertir en la niñez rural de Nicaragua?

Conocer la situación real de la niñez y adolescencia de Nicaragua, saber quiénes son y cómo viven los más pequeños en el país, ha sido el objetivo del “Estudio de Exclusión Social de la Niñez y...

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Protegiendo la niñez en Tumaco

Making sure that every last child has the right to survive, learn and be protected are the main objectives of the open spaces led by Save the Children in Tumaco, Colombia. Created in some of the...

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Campaigning against temporary residence for unaccompanied minors in Norway

On 26 May Save the Children Norway handed in a petition with over 16,500 signatures to the Parliament asking its members to vote NO to the government’s proposal to extend the scheme of temporary...

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Campaigning for every last child in Palestine

If we could take just one example of where the marginalization, poverty and discrimination are dramatic barriers for the development of children by preventing their access to education, healthcare...

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"We deserve to live in peace"

Atta* is a 15 year old boy from Al Mrawah district of Hodeida. He is one of the many kids affected by the Yemen conflict, which has left more than 80% of the population in need of humanitarian aid,...

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Every Last Child deserves an education

The need of education for all refugee and displaced children has been the focus of the #EveryLastChild launch in Geneva. Attended by 35 representatives of Permanent Missions in the United Nations,...

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Children lobby for the rights of Every Last Child in Kenya

Children were the protagonists and leaders of the launch of the #EveryLastChild campaign in Kenya. Either in Nairobi or the other cities where the campaign was presented, girls and boys were the...

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Launching Every Last Child in Nigeria

Nigeria has one of the highest rates of early marriage in the world - 39% of girls are married before their 18th birthday and 16% are married before their 15th birthday. This is why Save the...

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“I get scared if I sleep alone”

Ramjan, 11, has been on the streets of Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, for more than four years. Like him, hundreds of thousands of children live on the streets, sleeping in train and bus...

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