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Children are speaking up: are we ready to listen?

Originally published in The Daily Star....

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Making politics child-friendly!

Save the Children Netherlands developed the first ever child friendly version of the Dutch coalition agreement, which contains the governments’ plans for the next four years. This child friendly...

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Tea companies and Save the Children help raise the bar for child protection

On Monday 19 February at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) in Colombo, Save the Children in partnership with Kelani Valley Plantations and Talawakelle Tea Estates...

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Books for every last child

Last year  the UNESCO Institute for Statistic published alarming new estimates of the number of children that aren’t achieving the basics in reading and maths....

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Inspiring action amongst youth with the Changemaker series

Inspiring action and raising awareness, the Changemaker Series, aims to bring together ‘changemakers’ -  political leaders, media, public figures, experts and child champions in a conversation with...

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Addressing Health Inequities in Bangladesh to reach #EveryLastChild

Bangladesh has made significant progress in lowering maternal and child mortality over the last decade, particularly in improving maternal and child health. Despite these impressive achievements,...

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AU Special Rapporteur on ending child marriage visits our programmes in Mali

Child marriage – a serious barrier to development...

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There are no accidents in who learns and who doesn’t

The Global Partnership for Education replenishment conference in Dakar within the next few days presents an unprecedented opportunity to drastically increase the number of children who are in...

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Reality click through digital stories 

"How is it possible to create stories through photos?", Basanti asked on the very first day of Digital Storytelling Workshop. Her question echoed the questions 16 girls had in their mind when they...

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Uganda and German governments launch 10m euro refugee response fund enabling save the children to scale up education

The Government of Uganda in partnership with the Federal Republic of Germany has launched a Refugee Response Fund (RRF) with an initial 10 million Euro. The German Ministry for Economic Cooperation...

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Nicaraguan young leaders met Rut Krüger Giverin, Norwegian ambassador

During the meeting young leaders held with Rut Krüger Giverin, Emily, a representative of Every Last Child in Nicaragua said: "We are working in our communities to reach every last child to ensur...

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40,000 children across Kenya campaign to create a children’s charter

In November this year, the views of 40,000 children in Kenya were presented in the form of a national Children’s Charter, launched at the Universal Children’s Day celebrations. A result of...

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